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James Rickards sees threats in many places. In his latest book, “The Road to Ruin: The Global Elites’ Secret Plan for the Next Financial Crisis,” he paints a picture of how that crisis will unfold. He argues that rather than pumping the financial system with liquidity, as happened in 2008, “elites” will freeze the financial […]
Fed to reverse course by year-end: Expert Monday, 26 Dec 2016 | 7:24 PM ET | 02:19 The Federal Reserve hiked interest rates just two weeks ago for the second time in a decade, but it will soon be cutting them again, said Jim Rickards on Tuesday. Speaking to CNBC’s Squawk Box, the director of The […]
From wrong forecasts by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Wall Street, to wrong policies by the Federal Reserve and the Federal Government, wrong economic theory impacts everyone. Last year was a particularly bad one for the profession, as none of the mainstream forecasts on major events, from Brexit to Donald Trump’s election, and the […]
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Welcome to The Road to Ruin with James Rickards, in episode 142 of Informed Choice Radio. Click here for complete radio interview on Informed Choice Radio Jim is the Editor of Strategic Intelligence, a financial newsletter, and Director of The James Rickards Project, an inquiry into the complex dynamics of geopolitics and global capital. He […]
Whatever the difficulties of winning the presidency of the United States, Donald Trump is about to discover that governing is far more problematic. Trump’s business experience will serve him well, yet the job is bigger than any one person. In particular, Trump’s economic policies are a bundle of contradictions. His advisers seem unaware of real-world […]
Jim Rickards, West Shore Group’s chief global strategist and author of “The Road to Ruin,” discusses the possibility of another financial crisis with Bloomberg’s Vonnie Quinn and David Gura on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Donald Trump heads to Washington Thursday as president-elect, a step toward taking the reins of a divided nation. Already, Trump is lining up potential administration appointments, including former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani as a leading contender to serve as attorney general and Congressman Michael McCaul as Homeland Security secretary, according to people familiar with […]
In his latest book, Jim Rickards warns that the coming financial crisis will be unlike the 1998 and 2008 crises. There will be no massive money printing to pave over the crumbling system. Rickards joins us to discuss what to expect…and how to prepare.