Kitco News, Released on 8/18/22
Danielle DiMartino Booth, Founder and CEO of Quill Intelligence, returns to discuss whether the Federal Reserve will pivot, quantitative tightening, and how long a U.S. recession will last. She also discusses gold and housing markets with Michelle Makori, Editor-in-Chief and Lead Anchor at Kitco News.
0:00 – Fed pivot and QT
14:26 – Macroeconomic outlook
19:51 – Inflation Reduction Act
21:31 – Gold as an inflation hedge
23:06 – Housing markets
24:25 – Investment implications
Danielle DiMartino Booth is CEO & Chief Strategist for Quill Intelligence LLC, a research and analytics firm. She spent nine years as an advisor to Richard W. Fisher at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Danielle left the Fed in 2015 to found Money Strong, LLC, an economic consulting firm and launched a weekly economic newsletter She is the author of Fed Up: An Insider’s Take on Why the Federal Reserve is Bad for America. DiMartino Booth began her career in New York at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette and Credit Suisse, where she worked fixed income and the public and private equity markets. Danielle earned her BBA as a College of Business Scholar at the University of Texas at San Antonio. She holds an MBA in Finance and International Business from the University of Texas at Austin and an MS in Journalism from Columbia University.