Trump has been criticizing the FED and in particularly the Fed Chairman, Jerome Powell for tightening too much and making our dollar too strong. Trump sees this as harming the economy and is the only reason why our economy may have problems. Trump’s logic is crucially invalid and I demonstrate on the show today where his thinking goes astray. I also discuss why an economy really does boom and bust!
On January 25th, the longest government shutdown ever at 34 days came to a temporary halt. The government has been funded through February 15th where we might just see yet, another government shutdown. The Federal government has way too much power … [Continue reading]
This was no surprise to listeners of this show but the Fed did raise rates for the 4th time in 2018 and this was the 9th rate hike in this tightening cycle. Back in June, Fed chairman Powell, was very giddy about the economy and confident about the … [Continue reading]
Chris Casey has been investing in the markets for years and he certainly sees some major warning signs that this economy may be heading toward a massive bust! Every time the yield curve curve inverts doesn’t mean an economy will bust but every … [Continue reading]
How is Trump doing from a libertarian perspective? Tom Woods really sees Trump as a mixed bag with the good, the bad and the ugly. From college professor to a wildly successful entrepreneur Tom lays out what he sees are the biggest keys to success … [Continue reading]