Financial Sense Newshour on the Economy
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: Financial Sense Sampler (Part 2)
08/29/2015 - 02:03
Aug 29 – In Part Two of a special summer edition of the Big Picture, we offer a sampler of excerpts from previous programs on FS Insider with both Jim and Cris, Big Picture analysis with Jim, and important retirement topics from...
David Rosenberg: The Risks Are Out There, But This Bull Market Will Grind Higher – No Recession in Sight
08/28/2015 - 02:00
Aug 28 – In a special reprise edition of FS Insider, Jim welcomes David Rosenberg, Chief Economist & Strategist at Gluskin Sheff & Associates in Toronto. David and Jim cover the consequences of the Greek crisis, and the...
Book Interview: California Dreaming – Lessons on How to Resolve America’s Public Pension Crisis
08/26/2015 - 02:00
Aug 26 – This is a special reprise edition of FS Insider. A crisis is brewing in California and elsewhere across the United States. Cris Sheridan welcomes Lawrence J. McQuillan, author of California Dreaming. Lawrence pulls back...
A Conversation With Futurist Jerome Glenn of the Millennium Project
08/25/2015 - 02:00
Aug 25 – Cris Sheridan welcomes Jerome Glenn, co-founder and director of The Millennium Project on global futures research. It is a global think tank, distributed around the world into 56 nodes. It is a data-driven platform...
Milan Zeleny: The Economy as a Complex Adaptive Organism
08/21/2015 - 02:00
Aug 21 – In a special reprise edition of FS Insider, Cris Sheridan welcomes Milan Zeleny, Professor of Management Systems at Fordham University. Is the economy more like a machine or a living organism? Professor Zeleny explains...
Dr. Chris Kuehl: No Near-Term Risk of Recession, But Inflation May Return by Mid 2016
08/13/2015 - 02:00
Aug 13 – Credit is the lifeblood of the US economy. What is taking place in credit today, and what does it tell us about economic activity for the balance of the year? Cris Sheridan welcomes Chris Kuehl PhD, Chief Economist...
Neil Howe on the Fourth Turning, Cycles of History, and the Future of America (Part 2)
08/07/2015 - 02:00
Aug 7 – Cris Sheridan continues his discussion with Neil Howe, best-selling author, speaker, and a renowned authority on generations in America. Neil points out the many parallels between the prior Fourth Turning period...
Neil Howe on the Fourth Turning, Cycles of History, and the Future of America (Part 1)
08/06/2015 - 02:00
Aug 6 – Cris Sheridan welcomes Neil Howe, best-selling author, speaker, and a renowned authority on generations in America. Cris and Neil discuss his best-selling book The Fourth Turning where Neil provides an overview...
Dr. Woody Brock: What Lies Ahead for China?
08/04/2015 - 02:00
Aug 4 — Cris Sheridan welcomes Woody Brock PhD, Founder and President of Strategic Economic Decisions. Dr. Brock offers an analysis of the rapid economic rise of China from 1980 to the present and the factors that have led to...
Special Feature: Chris Puplava’s Market Update and Brian Pretti on Threats to the Bond Market
08/01/2015 - 02:03
Aug 1 – Chris Puplava discusses whether he’s seeing a bull market top and says the usual reasons—recession, financial stress, or a spike in oil prices—are not there. Chris also remarks on Richard Dickson’s forecast...
George Gilder on the Information Theory of Money and Capitalism
07/31/2015 - 02:00
Jul 31 – “There is no anchor for the value of money. The Fed decides what money is worth, and who gets it” says George Gilder, Senior Fellow at Discovery Institute and Chairman of George Gilder Fund Management. In a wide-ranging...
Satyajit Das: U.S. Shale Industry Will Likely Hit a Wall in 12-18 Months
07/24/2015 - 02:00
Jul 24 – In part two of an in-depth interview, Cris Sheridan asks Satyajit Das about the debt issues in the US compared to other nations, and Das explains that the US has time to manage its debt problems, but that time is not unlimited.
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: The Message
07/18/2015 - 02:03
Jul 18 – The first Big Picture topic this week is The Message. This refers to Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s testimony on Capitol Hill this week. The big question continues to be when will The Federal Reserve begin to raise interest rates.
Technician Gary Dorsch: Corporate QE Keeping a Bid Under the Market
07/18/2015 - 02:00
Jul 18 – Jim welcomes back Gary Dorsch, of SirChartsAlot.com and publisher of Global Money Trends. Gary sees this bull market continuing, despite no significant correction in years. Gary believes one of the key factors is corporate...
Axel Merk: The Fed May Raise Rates, But It Will Remain Behind the Curve
07/17/2015 - 02:00
Jul 17 – Will the Federal Reserve raise rates this fall, and if so, will the increase make any difference? Jim welcomes Axel Merk, President and Chief Investment Officer of Merk Investments LLC. Axel discusses the implications for...
Kim Wallace: Greece Unlikely to Exit – There Is No Alternative to Europe
07/09/2015 - 02:00
Jul 9 – What is next for Greece, as it reels from crisis to crisis? Jim welcomes Kim Wallace, Head of Washington Policy Research at Renaissance Macro. Even though the Greek people voted “no” and are very unhappy with the last...
Book Review: California Dreaming – Lessons on How to Resolve America’s Public Pension Crisis
07/08/2015 - 02:00
Jul 8 – A crisis is brewing in California and elsewhere across the United States. Cris Sheridan welcomes Lawrence J. McQuillan, author of California Dreaming. Lawrence pulls back the curtains covering this unfunded liability crisis, describing...
Andrew Zatlin: Buybacks in the Age of the Internet
07/07/2015 - 02:00
Jul 7 – Corporations are sitting on large piles of cash and rather than using their profits to hire employees, build factories, or buy equipment, they are buying back shares of their own stock instead. Is this a conspiracy to drive...
Book Interview With Worth Wray: A Great Leap Forward?
07/03/2015 - 02:00
Jul 3 – China is going to shake the world. Will you be ready? The world’s second largest economy is on the edge of a great transformation… or an epic disaster. It has enormous implications for the global economy either way.
Steve Keen: Non-Linear Markets Forcing Copernican Revolution in Economics
06/30/2015 - 02:00
Jun 30 – Steve Keen discusses two fundamental flaws of current economic thinking and how market complexity (including the role of money, debt, and banks) are forcing a Copernican Revolution on what some refer to as...