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Inflation Then Bubble Bust Deflation: A Video With Daniel Lacalle

I had the pleasure of a long video chat with European Economist Daniel Lacalle on Thursday. Here's the video.

Daniel Lacalle and I discuss Austrian economics, central bank policy, errors by the Fed and ECB, whether or not the inflation is transitory, bank lending, QE, and numerous other topics but not politics in a 1 hour video.

Yes, it's lengthy but we cover a lot of ground. I have followed Lacalle,@dlacalle_IA, on Twitter for years. 

The Fed via asset bubble blowing and encouragement of more unproductive debt has blown another big bubble. When it bursts, the result will be anything but inflationary.



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