Fri, 7 February 2020
Jason Hartman and economist Thomas look back on the 2010s to see what the biggest stories were for investors. From the War on Terror to Obamacare to the aftermath of the Great Recession, it was a decade fraught with ups and downs that provided opportunities for investors to make good money.
[4:30] The 10th biggest story of the decade: the War on Terror explodes the deficit
[7:37] Why European debt issues will come to the fore in 2022
[11:54] The idea of Purchasing Power Parity and what it says about China's economy vs the US
[15:59] As much as Jason doesn't like Obamacare, it makes the list of Top Stories of the 2010s
[26:09] What Jason learned years ago during his day as a lobbyist
[28:26] Thomas is seeing at least a 15% drop in the market coming when the Fed decides to let risk enter the market again