Animal Spirits: The Podcast Power Law

This week’s Animal Spirits with Michael & Ben is sponsored by YCharts:

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We discuss:

  • The unraveling of Tesla
  • Why does a high stock price matter for a company like Tesla?
  • What it takes to be in the top 1% of podcasts
  • Where do people listen to podcasts?
  • What Michael learned from creating a financial plan
  • Why the fixed costs matter more than the variable costs
  • Why workers are fleeing big cities
  • Should parents charge rent when their adult kids move back home?
  • People are taking on more mortgage debt
  • The problem with checking your portfolio performance
  • Some thoughts on annuities
  • Would the market be lower without buybacks?
  • Raising cash for a down payment and much more

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