Nima discusses an article by Cullen Roche on PragCap.com about the Federal Reserve, Quantitiative Easing (QE), interest rates, consumer price inflation, and asset price inflation (assflation).
Let’s Talk About QE and Assflation (https://www.pragcap.com/lets-talk-qe-asset-price-inflation/)
Nima and Dylan discuss Hyman Minsky’s views on banking and financial instability.
Why Minsky Matters (https://press.princeton.edu/titles/10575.html)
Nima and Dylan discuss cryptocurrencies and other private currency concepts, and whether or not those are consistent with Modern Monetary Theory (MMT).
How the Fiat Money System Can Explain Bitcoin’s Value (https://beinglibertarian.com/fiat-money-system-can-explain-bitcoins-value/)
Empiricism Shatters the Barter Theory of Money (https://www.economicsjunkie.com/empiricism-shatters-barter-theory-money/)