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Brexit: is a snap election part of Boris Johnson’s strategy? | FT

September 16, 2019 at 7:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Boris Johnson says he doesn’t want a general election, and he does want a deal with the European Union on Brexit. Can both be true? Here with me to discuss this is Sebastian Payne, our political reporter. So I think Boris Johnson doesn’t want to be seen to be having a general election although, in

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The (Secret) City of London, Part 2: Government

September 15, 2019 at 11:26 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

The City of London is a unique place — it’s the city in a city (in a country in a country) that runs its government with perhaps the most complicated elections in the world involving medieval guilds, modern corporations, mandatory titles and fancy hats, all of which are connected in this horrifying org chart. Why

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“The (Secret) City of London, Part 2: Government”

What a Labour government would mean for business in the UK | FT

September 13, 2019 at 7:24 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Britain may be just weeks away from yet another general election, and business leaders around the world are nervously trying to find out what a potential Labour government would mean for them. This shadow chancellor is different. I want you to know, the greater the mess we inherit the more radical we have to be.

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Should government intervene in the housing market?

September 8, 2019 at 3:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

(light music) – Should the government support the housing market? US government agencies play a huge role in housing compared to other countries. Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the government-controlled mortgage companies, turn trillions of dollars of risky mortgages into risk-free bonds, while America’s annual mortgage subsidy is estimated to be worth somewhere between $70

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In The Red: The Politics of Public Debt Accumulation in Developed Countries

September 6, 2019 at 4:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

[MUSIC PLAYING] Well, good afternoon, everyone. And for once, we’ll start on time. Welcome to the, as I like to start calling it now, the kabob and curry seminar. I’m glad we’re here and enjoying– see, I basically live for this now. I just– oh, I’ll try the eggplant this month. All right, this is

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“In The Red: The Politics of Public Debt Accumulation in Developed Countries”

Bitcoin Q&A: Politics and counter-economics

August 31, 2019 at 7:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

[AUDIENCE] From a perspective of defending and increasing freedom, should we even care about politics, or just focus on counter-economics? Live on and buy bitcoin, etc. What do you think? Do politics matter? Why or why not? [ANDREAS] The question was, should we care about politics or should we focus on building [alternatives]. That is

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πŸ”΄ China & The Possibility of Destructive Civil War (w/ TL Tsim) | Real Vision Classics

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TL Tsim: In the West, you’re used to a lot of mass media information. In the case of China, although the economic data is now readily available, the political machinations behind the scenes is something else. I’m TL Tsim. I’m a political analyst. And my company is called TL Tsim and Associates Limited. My background

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πŸ”΄ Politics & Finance’s High-Stakes Relationship (w/ Anthony Scaramucci) | Real Vision Classics

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LARRY MCDONALD: Welcome to Real Vision. We’re here with Anthony Scaramucci at his restaurant. ANTHONY SCARAMUCCI: Real Vision. LARRY MCDONALD: My god, his restaurant here, the Hunt & Fish Club. ANTHONY SCARAMUCCI: Well, give a plug about the food at least. You’ve eaten here before. LARRY MCDONALD: Oh, the food’s great. ANTHONY SCARAMUCCI: The food’s

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