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Making Sense

Discussing the function and malfunction of the global monetary order and its consequences on finance, economics, politics and society.

Tracks

Reading The Fed Guy: Mechanics of a Devaluation [Macropiece Theater, Ep. 176] 09:00 12/06/2021
Inversion [Eurodollar University, Ep. 175] 60:00 12/05/2021
Reading Mises: Economic Consequences of Cheap Money [Macropiece Theater, Ep. 174] 32:00 12/04/2021
Reading Frances Coppola: Central Banks Can Fight Climate Change [Macropiece Theater, Ep. 173] 16:00 12/03/2021
Reading Dr. Pippa Malmgren: WW3 Has Already Started [Macropiece Theater, Ep. 172] 14:00 12/02/2021
Reading Matt Stoller: Economists label Cattle Ranchers "Emotional", then Defend Beef Monopoly [Macropiece Theater, Ep. 171] 32:00 12/01/2021
Reading Adam Tooze: Global Food Price (Crisis?) [Macropiece Theater, Ep. 170] 23:00 11/30/2021
Reading Allison Fedirka: Fertilizers & Food Insecurity [Macropiece Theater, Ep. 169] 15:00 11/29/2021
Red or Blue Pill? Bonds say Powell will opt for Blue [Eurodollar University, Ep. 168] 59:00 11/28/2021
Reading the BIS: Bottlenecks & Macro Implications [Ep. 167, Macropiece Theater] 26:00 11/25/2021
Reading Matt Stoller: Will Monopolies Steal the Infrastructure Money? [Ep. 166, Macropiece Theater] 34:00 11/24/2021
Reading Singapore Bullion Market Assoc.: Silver to the Stratosphere [Ep. 165, Macropiece Theater] 19:00 11/23/2021
Applying Lipstick to the Hog [Eurodollar University, Ep. 164] 64:03 11/22/2021
Reading Adam Tooze: Populist Money, Back Then and Right Now [Ep. 163, Macropiece Theater] 34:00 11/21/2021
Reading Jeff Snider: The Wage/Economy Illusion [Ep. 162, Macropiece Theater] 13:00 11/20/2021
Reading Jeff Snider: Trade Price Boom hides Trade Volume Bust [Ep. 161, Macropiece Theater] 15:00 11/19/2021
Interviewing Russell Napier: What the Asian Financial Crisis Wrought [Ep. 160] 50:54 11/18/2021
Interviewing Prof. Williamson: Are Gas Prices High? [Eurodollar University, Ep. 159] 40:57 11/17/2021
Reading Rohan Grey: Money is an Ecosystem and Language [Ep. 158, Macropiece Theater] 22:00 11/16/2021
Next Fed Chair to be Theoretical Lexicographer [Eurodollar University, Ep. 157] 62:00 11/15/2021
Interviewing Bilal Hafeez: Three Red Lines, One Recession [Ep. 156, Eurodollar University] 47:40 11/13/2021
Reading Jeff Snider: Cliffhanger - Unemployment Benefits [Ep. 155, Macropiece Theater] 08:00 11/12/2021
Reading the FRBNY: International QE and No Inflation [Ep. 154, Macropiece Theater] 23:00 11/11/2021
Reading Adam Smith: Money and Labor, the Nominal and Real Price of Everything [Ep. 153, Macropiece Theater] 13:00 11/10/2021
Reading Jean-Paul Sartre: The Nature of Money [Ep. 152, Macropiece Theater] 09:00 11/09/2021
Reading Perry Mehrling: Where’s My Swap Line? [Ep. 151, Macropiece Theater] 40:00 11/08/2021
The Bonds, the Inflation and the CPI [Eurodollar University, Ep. 150] 73:03 11/07/2021
Reading Lyn Alden: A Resurgence in Value [Ep. 149, Macropiece Theater] 26:00 11/06/2021
Reading George Friedman: Sketching a 2022 Forecast [Ep. 148, Macropiece Theater] 11:00 11/05/2021
Reading Jeff Snider: When Nobody's Looking, Past Economic Activity is Revised Downward [Ep. 147, Macropiece Theater] 15:00 11/04/2021