The Credit Bubble Popped. Can the Government Fix It?
S3:E5 Featuring Richard Duncan
Hosted by Addison Wiggin
In his new book The Money Revolution: How To Finance the Next American Century, Duncan reveals how the U.S. economy evolved from “capitalism” to “creditism” and forecasts a new wave of innovation and economic growth.
Addison Wiggin is an American writer, publisher, and filmmaker. He was the founder of Agora Financial and publisher for 18 years. An acclaimed New York Times best-selling author, his books include: Financial Reckoning Day, Empire of Debt, The Demise of the Dollar, and The Little Book of the Shrinking Dollar. Addison is also the writer and executive producer of the documentary I.O.U.S.A., an exposé on the national debt, shortlisted for an Academy Award in 2008. He lives in Baltimore, Maryland with his family. Addison started his latest project, The Wiggin Sessions, powered by The Essential Investor, in March 2020. He films from a homegrown studio in his basement.
Richard Duncan is the author of four books analyzing the causes and effects of the economic crises that have brought the global economy to the brink of collapse during recent decades. Since beginning his career as an equities analyst in Hong Kong in 1986, Richard has served as global head of investment strategy at ABN AMRO Asset Management in London, worked as a financial sector specialist for the World Bank in Washington D.C., and headed equity research departments for James Capel Securities and Salomon Brothers in Bangkok. He also worked as a consultant for the IMF in Thailand during the Asia Crisis. Richard currently publishes Macro Watch, the bi-monthly video newsletter he founded in 2013.