World Business Academy
About This Show
The World Business Academy is a non-profit business think tank and network of business and thought leaders founded in 1986 with the mission to inspire and help business assume responsibility for the whole of society.
Our monthly show focuses on the state of the political economy including trends we see emerging in markets and how our listeners can prepare for them.
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Yield Curves, Eruptions, and Ocean Currents - New Business Paradigms
3 days ago
Welcome back to our monthly take on economic trends and their interconnection with society. On this show, we will discuss some signs of an impending recession and explore how Rinaldo is balancing his portfolio to protect against it. Rinaldo and Matt explain the inverted yield curve, treasury bills, and their importance in identifying short term and long term inflation.
We will discuss the first truly global impact of climate change, the slowing of the Gulf Stream. It isn't quite like that dramatized film The Day After Tomorrow (2004), but it is a troubling indication of the mounting impacts of climate change that can and will have global implications. The United States birth rates have sunk once again, dipping further below its replacement rate -- what does that mean for a nation looking to curb immigration? Our nation is reliant on immigration for population growth, but with the restrictive new policies and immigrant-negative attitudes of the latest administrations, we may lose the cushion necessary to grow our nation.
Did you miss our April podcast on shifting markets?
Episodes of This Show
Dec 15, 2017