Animal Spirits: Asset Price Hyperinflation

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We discuss:

  • Is there a limit to market cap growth in tech stocks?
  • How the Fed’s mandate has evolved over time
  • How long will interest rates stay low?
  • Why inflation is so difficult to track and predict
  • Are we setting up for the mother of all asset bubbles?
  • Doesn’t it make sense stock market valuations are elevated?
  • Retail traders still don’t control the stock market in the U.S. but they do in China and South Korea
  • Value is in the eye of the beholder
  • What happens when technology disrupts people’s jobs?
  • It’s a great time to be a car dealer but not a car buyer
  • Why Michael is never setting foot in a car dealership again
  • Millennials are finally buying houses in big numbers
  • How being quiet can slow the spread of Covid
  • Is anything going to change about the college experience because of the pandemic?

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