Podcast with the Expat Money Show

Podcast with the Expat Money Show

I had an interesting discussion with Mikkel Thorup from the Expat Money Show. We discussed Central Asia, investing in Africa and corruption there, real estate in the Middle East, gold, Georgia, the Federal Reserve, Bitcoin, and had fun the process. I always...
Where to get a Master’s Degree?

Where to get a Master’s Degree?

Over the last few months, a few people have asked me where they should get their master’s degree. Three types of people approached me: Undergraduate students who realize that they are not about to find a job in September due to the current situation. I can empathize...
Jerome Powell (Fed) vs. George Floyd (the People)

Jerome Powell (Fed) vs. George Floyd (the People)

The Federal Reserve’s balance sheet started the year at $4 trillion, is now at $7 trillion and is on its way to $10 trillion. Where does all this money come from? Well, let’s watch Jerome Powell, the Federal Reserve Chair, explain it. He admits to flooding...
Jerome Powell (Fed) vs. George Floyd (the People)

A Surreal Youtube video by the FDIC

Last week I wrote about the very shaky position many banks are finding themselves in due to the trillions in derivatives they are sitting on. What can make such a situation worse? People starting to take their money out of the banking system. We haven’t reached...