Fri, 3 July 2020
169: 3,000 Year Rates, Inventory, Forbearance & Market Cycles, How an Economy Grows & Why It Crashes Patrick Donohoe
Pat Donohoe returns to the show to discuss how it is that an economy grows. The keyword here is debt. Debt is priced into everything and used for growth. Jason Hartman asks, “have the rules changes in an era of riots and civil unrest? Bailouts for everyone!
[1:25] Have the rules changed in an era of riots and civil unrest?
[4:45] Sometimes, you need contrast to understand the value of one system.
[9:00] If someone makes a poor choice, there is no bailout.
[13:00] Debt is priced into everything. It fuels the economy.
[14:45] If you want to create real wealth, you simply must have capital formation.