Manage episode 356480859 series 2963994
00:00 - Intro
00:50 - Revisiting Chris's 2021 prediction about bonds and inflation
02:34 - What is the Federal Reserve?
04:21 - What has happened to the US economy since COVID?
06:20 - The monetary base
07:12 - Three ways the Government can throw money around
09:02 - Interest rates and inflation
10:35 - The Fed has grown massively
12:03 - How the Fed buys and sells debt
13:41 - Quantitative easing and tightening
15:05 - What value does the Fed provide to the world?
17:30 - Summary. Thanks for listening!
Chris is a novelist author of financial thrillers.