Posts Tagged ‘ TV ’

Fed Cornered

June 15, 2015
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JESSICA DESVARIEUX, PRODUCER, TRNN: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Jessica Desvarieux in Baltimore. So the big question in the world of economics is whether or not the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates and end their bond buying program known as quantitative easing. Chair Janet Yellen will give a quarterly economic and...

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The IMF Emptier

March 16, 2015
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A Boom Bust interview on the pros and cons of the ECB’s quantitative easing and Ukraine’s bailout. The interview starts at 14.15.

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QE reduction in time for next speculative kickoff

May 22, 2014
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More at The Real News JESSICA DESVARIEUX, TRNN PRODUCER: It’s been about four years since the financial crash, and the Federal Reserve has been scaling back its program of monthly purchases of government and mortgage bonds. Each month, they’ve tapered off their purchases by $10 billion, and they’re on track for spending $45 billion this...

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EU: nationalism a cover for austerity

May 15, 2014
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The Ukraine sovereignty issue discussed in light of pro-Russian politics vs austerity comforts.

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The 1% and Piketty

April 30, 2014
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More at The Real News Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Jessica Desvarieux in Baltimore. And welcome to this edition of The Hudson Report. Now joining us is Michael Hudson. Michael is a distinguished research professor of economics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. His two newest books are The Bubble and Beyond...

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Global Property Ponzi Policy

October 7, 2013
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I appear at the 12 minute mark. Max Keiser focuses on the global property ponzi game. The UK housing policy ‘Help to Buy’ – a 15% underwriting of loans under £600,000 is a technique to re-inflate land prices. A 15% rise will bail out the bad loans UK banks have made. Meanwhile the tax...

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Banking on Student Debt

March 21, 2013
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More at The Real News Student debt is the new growth zone for banking revenues. With no student bankruptcy permitted, this is akin to a low risk revenue stream for the financial industry, now second in size to mortgage debt. Solution to Student Debt is to Get the Banks Out of the Education Business...

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QE3 = Jobs for Wall St

September 25, 2012
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More at The Real News PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay in Baltimore. Ben Bernanke, the head of the Federal Reserve, announced a few days ago QE3, quantitative easing three, and now he says they’re going to continue to buy assets, multibillion dollars of purchases, until...

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Beyond Fictitious Capital

July 29, 2012
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A discussion with Max Keiser on my new book The Bubble and Beyond.

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EU IMF'd

April 18, 2012
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Lauren Lyster presses Michael Hudson on the desire for EU budget surpluses.

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