Market Focus: Economy

Recent Newshours on Economy

  • Central Banks Now Doing More Harm Than Good, Says Former BIS Chief Economist Sep 28

    Sep 28 – Today we speak with William White, former Chief Economist at the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and current chairman of the Economic and Development Review Committee at the OECD, where he tells Financial Sense...

  • Book Interview: Weapons of Math Destruction Sep 23

    Sep 23 – Cathy O’Neil joins us today to discuss her new book, Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy—an absolute must-read for those wanting to know more about the dark side of big data.

  • Urban Carmel: Market in the Fifth and Final Wave Sep 22

    Sep 22 – Where does the US economy stand today? Is a recession imminent? Can we trust the economic statistics? Urban Carmel, writer for The Fat Pitch, provides his comprehensive outlook on current and future trends, arguing that...

  • Charles Hugh Smith: Optimizing Bad Policy Guaranteed to Fail Sep 21

    Sep 21 – Well-known author and economic commentator, Charles Hugh Smith at, explains the “optimization problem” facing policymakers and why this inevitably leads to some form of economic self-destruction...