Fri, 11 May 2018
Jason Hartman talks with Cullen Roche, founder of Pragmatic Capitalism, about macroeconomic events going on today, how Cullen studies the markets, why bonds are more attractive than many believe, and the investment strategy you have to adopt when investing in cryptocurrencies today. The two also take a look at the banking industry, money supply, and asset inflation.
[2:12] What does Pragmatic Capitalism really mean?
[10:45] The macro-economy still looks healthy
[13:59] Cullen looks at the economy like an engineer in order to try and understand what's going on
[17:37] Bonds are probably more attractive than most people believe
[20:29] Cryptocurrencies have become a "greater fool theory" investment
[24:51] Asset inflation is real and it's becoming harder and harder to get into the investor class
[29:09] The banking industry is what creates most of the money in our economy
[31:27] One of Cullen's outlandish theories