Newshour on Global/International Issues
India and the Cashless Society
Jan 4 – Just two months ago, the second largest nation in the world, India, banned the most common forms of cash from being used. Jeremy Luedi, a Senior Analyst at Global Risks Insights, gives the details and explains some of the...
Woody Brock on Trump Proposals, Bond Outlook
Dec 30 – Dr. Woody Brock, author of the must-read book American Gridlock and President of Strategic Economic Decisions, joins FS Insider to discuss his thoughts on Trump’s policy proposals, how they relate to his 2012 book on how to solve...
2016: A Year of Surprises
Dec 24 – As a real-time barometer of economic and financial anxiety, the double-digit plunge in global markets at the start of 2016 reflected nothing but pessimism on the part of investors. The US and global economy were slowing...
Chris Puplava on US Dollar Bubble, China Capital Outflows
Dec 23 – Chris Puplava, Chief Investment Officer at PFS Group, discusses the growing problem of capital outflows from China, how this is helping to bid the dollar higher, in addition to a number of other trends strategists...
Greg Weldon: Market Faces ‘Large Margin of Error’ With Global Stresses Intensifying
Dec 22 – Greg Weldon of Weldon Financial gives his outlook on the US employment picture, gold, the dollar, interest rates, oil, China and more and says that markets are facing a ‘large margin of error’ with a number of global...
Marc Chandler: Dollar’s Bull Run Not Over; Euro Likely Heading Lower
Dec 15 – Marc Chandler, Global Head of Currency Strategy at Brown Brothers Harriman, is one of the most widely respected and sought after currency experts in the world. Today, he shares his outlook with FS Insider on the US dollar...
Global Paradigm Shift; Economy: Fact and Fiction
Dec 10 – In today’s Big Picture podcast, Jim discusses the tumultuous forces driving a populous backlash against globalism and why this represents a paradigm shift filled with big upsets and changing investment behavior.
Neil Dutta on US Economic Outlook, Risks of “Too Much Fiscal Stimulus”
Dec 8 – Renaissance Macro’s Neil Dutta joins FS Insider to discuss his outlook and assessment of US manufacturing, the service sector, housing, wage growth, employment, the wider global economy, and the risks coming from too much fiscal...
Stratfor’s Reva Goujon: Major Geopolitical Changes Coming in 2017
Dec 2 – Reva Goujon, VP of Global Analysis at Stratfor, discusses the potential implications of a Trump presidency in terms of trade, geopolitics, and foreign policy. She also goes through the major events and potential stress points for...
Andrew Scott on "The 100-Year Life: Living and Working in an Age of Longevity”
Nov 29 – Jim welcomes Professor Andrew Scott, Professor of Economics at the London Business School, and co-author of The 100-Year Life. Professor Scott notes that with every new decade, lifespan is now increasing by 2-3 years, and a child born in 2007 has a 50%...
Craig Johnson: Major Rotations into Positive Year-End
Nov 19 – After Ryan Puplava’s weekly market wrap-up, Jim interviews Craig Johnson, Senior Technical Research Analyst at Piper Jaffray, who gives an update on his technical outlook for the US stock market and explains why a sustained move in bond yields could derail...
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: Trump and the Great Reflation
Nov 19 – Donald Trump has won the election and now plans to provide a major boost to the economy. Will it succeed and delay the onset of a recession or will the “great reflation” get stopped dead in its tracks as interest rates climb steadily higher? Jim discusses...
Will Trump Cause a US Debt Crisis?
Nov 16 – Urban Carmel, lead writer and analyst at The Fat Pitch, goes in-depth with FS Insider to discuss US debt levels at the government, corporate, and household level and how the US compares to other countries in terms of debt...
Jim Rickards on the "The Road to Ruin"
Nov 12 – For today's Big Picture, we speak with the always popular Jim Rickards to discuss his new book, "The Road to Ruin: The Global Elites' Secret Plan for the Next Financial Crisis."
WisdomTree’s Jeremy Schwartz on ETFs, Currency Hedging, and Investment Strategies
Nov 11 – Jeremy Schwartz is the Director of Research at WisdomTree Asset Management and also the host of Wharton Business Radio’s “Behind the Markets” on SiriusXM 111 with Jeremy Siegel. He speaks with FS Insider today...
Jeffrey Saut on Trump Win – Implications for Stocks, Bonds, and the Economy
Nov 10 – Raymond James’ Chief Investment Strategist, Jeffrey Saut, joins us today to provide his thoughts on the Trump win, Republican takeover of Congress and what this means for the US stock market, specific sectors, asset classes...
Kurt Kallaus on What Commodities Are Saying About the US, Global Economy
Nov 9 – The day after US elections, Kurt Kallaus of ExecSpec joins FS Insider to discuss his latest research piece, Commodity Index As a Leading Economic Indicator, and why his outlook for a cyclical economic upturn given earlier this year is...
Jim Puplava's Big Picture: The Only Game in Town - How Central Banks Are Running the Economy
Nov 5 – In today's Big Picture podcast, Jim explains how even though central banks are running the economy, the likelihood for a 2017 recession has increased. Then, Jim provides some investment strategy when the future is...
Central Banks Now Doing More Harm Than Good, Says Former BIS Chief Economist
Oct 29 – This is a special reprise edition of FS Insider which originally aired in September. Today we speak with William White, former Chief Economist at the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and current chairman of the Economic and Development Review...
Browning World Climate Bulletin: Water Rights and Decadal Oscillators
Oct 27 – Today, we speak with Evelyn and James Garriss of the Browning World Climate Bulletin to get an update on long-term weather trends and the expected impacts on commodities, the economy, and the world at large.