Boom Bust

  • Energy challenges: The coal conundrum
    Coal is seeing strong gains, but will it last? We’re talking to Jim Thompson to find out! Hilary Fordwich returns as we learn more about how companies in the UK are trying to avoid paying their taxes. What is the future of sports and gambling?...
  • Boom Bust
    The boom/bust cycle is as old as Western banking itself. Former US Commissioner Bart Chilton breaks through the mainstream headlines to find the stories that matter, and help you navigate the booms and the busts.
  • Energy challenges: The coal conundrum
    Energy challenges: The coal conundrum
    Coal is seeing strong gains, but will it last? We’re talking to Jim Thompson to find out! Hilary Fordwich returns as we learn more about how companies in the UK are trying to avoid paying their taxes. What is the future of sports and gambling?...
  • Crypto: Will it rise or fall?
    Crypto: Will it rise or fall?
    Nick Spanos and Jeffrey Tucker are back as they and Bart discuss the future of cryptocurrency. Melissa Armo is back as well as she and Bart take a look at the small-stocks market! Steve Malzberg takes us to the Times as he and Bart discuss their...
  • Oil rising and agriculture woes
    Oil rising and agriculture woes
    Iran sanctions are incoming, but oil seems strong despite supply concerns. Raghee Horner is back to discuss what we’re seeing. Agriculture is taking a beating, but Sonny Perdue, the United States secretary of agriculture, says...
  • The financial crash of 2008
    The financial crash of 2008
    The crash of 2008 turned the whole US and global economy upside down. Join us as Bart Chilton talks with special guests Kathy Fettke, Mollye Barrows, John Grace, Hilary Fordwich, and Bartlett Naylor as they help us make sense of where it all began...
  • Disaster: Markets vs. hurricanes
    Disaster: Markets vs. hurricanes
    Hurricane Florence is almost upon us; to give us perspective on what this will do to markets we talked to Debbie Bloyd and Hilary Fordwich! Tech is always going to be big business; so we asked Holland Cooke what Apple’s got up their sleeve....
  • Market round-up: Hurricane damage and fintech!
    Market round-up: Hurricane damage and fintech!
    Hurricane Florence is bearing down, so Mollye Barrows gives us the scoop and what kind of damage we should expect. Fintech is fast becoming one of the market’s most important aspects; Hilary Fordwich is back to discuss it with Bart. Manila...
  • Keeping an eye on emerging markets
    Keeping an eye on emerging markets
    Emerging markets are a tricky area especially when they’re being hit by currency problems; John Grace joins us to discuss! China and Russia are showing stronger relations lately; Caleb Maupin explains. And is Apple Inc. looking for a win as...
  • CBS: The Les Moonves problem
    CBS: The Les Moonves problem
    Can CBS survive the Les Moonves scandal? We talked to Margot Susca about that and whether CBS can survive amidst a sea of media acquisitions. Danielle DiMartino is back as we try and make sense of the latest market movements and data reports. Nick...
  • 2008 financial crisis: A look back
    2008 financial crisis: A look back
    It’s been 10 years since the financial crisis, so we’re taking a look back with Public Citizen’s Bartlett Naylor. Cyber-warfare is becoming the norm, so do we need a transatlantic treaty to stay ready? Todd Shipley shares his...
  • Government and the age of retirement
    Government and the age of retirement
    Everyone would like to be able to retire and collect their pension, but with governments increasing the age of retirement around the world, where does that leave us? Steve Malzberg and Hilary Fordwich discuss! Podcasting is big business with people...