Boom Bust

  • Steve Malzberg & Dean Baker: GOP tax cut
    Steve Malzberg, conservative TV and radio host, and Dean Baker, co-director of the Center for Economic Policy Research, join Bart Chilton for a panel discussion on the latest GOP tax cuts. Is the United States ready for a cyberattack? Todd Shipley...
  • Boom Bust
    The Boom Bust cycle is as old as Western banking itself. Each day at 4:30 pm EST Lindsay France breaks through the mainstream headlines to find the stories that matter, and help you navigate the Booms and the Busts.
  • Steve Malzberg & Dean Baker: GOP tax cut
    Steve Malzberg & Dean Baker: GOP tax cut
    Steve Malzberg, conservative TV and radio host, and Dean Baker, co-director of the Center for Economic Policy Research, join Bart Chilton for a panel discussion on the latest GOP tax cuts. Is the United States ready for a cyberattack? Todd Shipley...
  • Gold: Bright future or faded luster?
    Gold: Bright future or faded luster?
    Peter Schiff from Euro Pacific Capital joins Bart Chilton as they discuss the current price of gold and whether it has a bright future going into 2018. Moody’s downgrades Higher Education stocks from stable to negative; David Miller is on to...
  • Weekly round-up: wages, wildfires, and healthcare
    Weekly round-up: wages, wildfires, and healthcare
    Danielle DiMartino Booth is back as she talks with Bart Chilton and discusses the latest payroll report. Wildfires rage across California as millions of dollars’ worth of property is destroyed, and millions more threatened; Natasha Sweatte...
  • Eurozone integration
    Eurozone integration
    Nicolette Kost De Sevres joins Bart Chilton as they discuss Eurozone integration. Dr. Mark Thornton is back on the show as we talk about a looming government shutdowun in the US. RT Correspondent Natasha Sweatte talks about the raging California...
  • Food Wars: Low prices, lower profits
    Food Wars: Low prices, lower profits
    American farmers are feeling the pressure as a food glut drives prices down; Frederick Kaufman joins Bart Chilton to discuss what this means for agricultural economies. Bitcoins are soon to be traded as futures; Peter Schiff joins us to discuss....
  • Energy: Oil Cuts and Consumption
    Energy: Oil Cuts and Consumption
    Tyson Slocum is back as he sits down with Bart Chilton to discuss the latest OPEC meeting and what to expect from the oil markets in the coming year. Harassment has seen the fall of many high powered companies and people; Ashlee Banks discusses the...
  • Government: Shutdowns and tax reform
    Government: Shutdowns and tax reform
    The US government has passed the GOP tax bill, but what about an impending government shutdown? Steve Malzberg and Susan Harley discuss on today’s panel. The Brexit negotiations may be stalled once again and sports economist Victor Matheson...
  • Examining the US stock market
    Examining the US stock market
    Bart Chilton sits down with special guest Dr. Richard Sandor to examine the U.S. stock market. The Senate is looking to vote on the latest US tax reform bill; Bart and Bianca Facchinei discuss the events. Melissa Arno is back as she explains to us...
  • Warnings: Mobile security and holiday scammers
    Warnings: Mobile security and holiday scammers
    Mobile security for the on-the-move world is a huge industry, but biometric security may not be the best line of defense without backup; Todd Shipley joins Bianca Facchinei to explain. Holidays mean big bucks, but Bart Chilton will point out that it...
  • Janet Yellen’s final testimony
    Janet Yellen’s final testimony
    Danielle DiMartino Booth is back as we examine Janet Yellen’s last testimony as Fed Chairperson, and Jay Powell’s confirmation with host Bianca Facchinei. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau may be in trouble; Bart Chilton sits down...