banks podcasts

China Slowdown: It's official!

In this podcast Yiannis Koutelidakis from Fathom Consulting, an economic and financial markets consultancy and...

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Taper is Lit. Now What?

With the Fed taper coming, the tsunami of central bank liquidity is about to gradually be withdrawn and global risk...

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Selgin on Free Banking

George Selgin of West Virginia University talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about free banking, where government...

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Banks that build their brand without Branches

Most banks rely on their branch infrastructure for the vast majority of revenue and customer acquisition today. From...

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Matthew Partridge, Ed Dolan, and Allison Lounes

Emerging markets in Europe, are US banks safe?, bureaucracy and living in France

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Kling on the Unseen World of Banking, Mortgages, and Government

Arnold Kling of EconLog talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the weird world of banking. Why do mortgages look...

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89: Preparation — Stories from General Conference

We learn in the scriptures that "this life is the time for men to prepare to meet God" (Alma 34:32). In this episode...

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Bringing Automated Investing to the Masses

Herbert Moore and Vicki Zhou, co-founders of WiseBanyan, talked with us about the barriers to entry of the...

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Greece: The Whole Story

In today's show we focus on the current situation of Greece, and the world economies. We answer two very important...

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William Black on Financial Fraud

William Black of University of Missouri-Kansas City and author of The Best Way to Rob a Bank Is to Own One, talks...

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The trouble with falling oil prices

Who doesn't love watching gas prices fall? Those who are worried about the reasons for the drop. Scott Wren of Wells...

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Simon Johnson on the Financial Crisis

Simon Johnson of MIT and the author (with James Kwak) of 13 Bankers talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the...

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Joseph Banks - Botanist

In this sample audio, you come 'face to face' with Botanist Joseph Banks. He is a true example of a person whose...

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Vincent Reinhart on Bear Stearns, Lehman Brothers, and the Financial Crisis

Vincent Reinhart of the American Enterprise Institute talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the government...

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Bank Reform and Net Neutrality

The Internet has transformed business, politics, and culture – but will a corporate agenda kill freedom of the Web?...

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Achieving Financial Reform

How did Big Finance grow so powerful that its hijinks nearly brought down the global economy – and what hope is there...

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Is it Reform Yet?

Eighteen months after the economic meltdown, and following successful drives for stimulus and health reform...

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Greg Mortenson and Thomas Frank

America has committed more money and more troops to Afghanistan, but Greg Mortenson, the bestselling author of THREE...

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Big Money and Big Politics

MOTHER JONES journalists David Corn and Kevin Drum offer a hard look at the obstacles to real reform of the financial...

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Global Poverty in the Aftermath of the Global Financial Crisis

A meaningful path out of poverty requires a strong economy that produces jobs and good wages; a government that can...

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