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Business & Economics Podcasts

The stories behind business, finance, and money.

The stories behind business, finance, and money.

Location:

United States

Description:

The stories behind business, finance, and money.

Language:

English


Episodes

What a Collapse of China’s Evergrande Would Mean

9/12/2021
China still hasn’t bailed out investors in the property developers, to the shock of foreign investors who’d bought their dollar bonds. Could the forced deleveraging trigger a financial crisis? Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:10:48

Free Money and the Shortages

8/29/2021
Enough consumers, flush with free money, suddenly eager to pay those high prices, particularly for big-ticket items they didn’t have to buy. Magic Mix. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:12:01

The Most Monstrously Overstimulated Economy & Markets Ever

8/22/2021
The Fed will trim back its stimulus, but it’s already too late, and it’ll be too little and too slow. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:09:43

What’s Behind this Messed-Up Bond Market?

8/15/2021
The Fed. And then the Fed steps away. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:11:49

Dollar’s Purchasing Power Gets Zapped. It’s Permanent

8/1/2021
This combo of massive QE, repressed interest rates, huge government stimulus with borrowed money, and raging inflation is new in recent history. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:12:38

“Temporary” Inflation Is Turning into Inflation Spiral

7/11/2021
Get Used to Higher Inflation. My Thoughts on the Biggest Mess I’ve Seen in Decades. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:09:39

“Just Shut Up and Buy”: But Now Hype-Stocks & Cryptos Crashed

5/23/2021
It works until it doesn’t. Now all eyes are on housing. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:11:59

Perfect Time to Sell a Home to FOMO-Addled Buyers

4/25/2021
And for buyers, it's a Perfect Time to make a Terrible Deal. The winner in these crazy bidding wars is the seller. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:08:42

Market Manias Galore, But Long-Term Interest Rates Smell a Rat

3/14/2021
These manias and the rising long-term yields are on collision course. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:14:10

The Big “Buy & Hype” Bitcoin Casino

2/21/2021
In 2012, dude offered to buy my book for 1.5 bitcoin, a “Monetary Revolution” that “doubled in 4 months.” I’d just need to hype bitcoin on my site. That’s still how it works. And big highly leveraged players with huge megaphones jumped in. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:11:13

The Stock Market Is Broken, Now for All to See

1/31/2021
A historic short squeeze, engineered by millions of deeply cynical small traders, exposed just how rigged the market has been. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:18:20

American Debt Slaves in the Weirdest Economy Ever

12/27/2020
During the Financial Crisis, consumers deleveraged by walking away from their debts. And now, with 20 million people still claiming unemployment insurance? The opposite is happening. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:13:24

“Creative Destruction” or Just “Destruction”?

10/18/2020
Under the effects of the Pandemic, consumers and businesses grapple with their own “Reset.” Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:13:44

The Big Boys Are Back Financializing Single-Family Houses

10/4/2020
As after the last crisis, fueled by ultra-cheap money, they’re taking financialization of the housing market to the next level: Now it’s buy-to-rent, build-to-rent, sale-leasebacks, and buy-to-sell. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:10:15

What’s Behind the Fed’s Project to Send Free Money to People Directly

9/27/2020
A lump-sum payment in digital dollars for all Americans during a recession or to raise inflation as an alternative to QE and negative interest rates, which have failed. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:13:44

Great Time to Turn a Nest Egg into Scrambled Eggs

9/13/2020
It just looks so tempting. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:11:31

This Tech-Stock Sell-Off Is a Sign Something Broke

9/6/2020
SoftBank was only a cog in the huge machinery. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:12:23

Second Wave of Layoffs is Here. Now Hitting Well-Paid Jobs

8/30/2020
A sort of sector rotation of layoffs, and it’s not a good sign, even as millions of lower-wage workers are being hired back. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:12:30

The Zombie Companies Are Coming

8/23/2020
Easy money is a curse for capitalism. Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:11:55

The Rich Got Richer in the Pandemic. Why?

8/16/2020
Over 30 million people lost their jobs between mid-March and mid-May during the lockdowns. But over the same period, the wealth of America’s 600-plus billionaires ballooned by $434 billion, pushing their combined wealth to $3.4 trillion. How did this happen? Support the show (https://wolfstreet.com/how-to-donate-to-wolf-street/)

Duration:00:10:22