The Deep Dive, Released on 3/9/23
Returning to the Daily Dive is Doug Casey, a world-renowned resource speaker, New York Times best-selling author, and founder of Casey Research. Doug joins us today to share his POV on some of the biggest headlines this week, including the Fed’s recent moves, China, CBDCs, and of course, gold.
00:38 Biden’s budget and the payroll tax hike
02:09 The Fed — Is Powell being smart or stupid?
04:35 Impact of tech layoffs on the economy
06:26 Thoughts on ChatGPT — the inflection point in AI?
08:33 The rise of China — should US investors be concerned?
11:33 BIC’s ‘Project Icebreaker’ — Should we be concerned about CBDCs?
13:20 CBDCs + AI = ?
14:21 Impact of ESG on the copper sector
16:27 Will automakers invest in silver?
17:53 The next big catalyst for gold
Doug Casey is an American-born libertarian economist and advocate of the free market. He is a bestselling financial author, international investor, entrepreneur, and the founder and chairman of Casey Research, a provider of subscription financial analysis about specific market verticals including natural resources/metals/mining, energy, commodities, and technology. Since 1979 he has written or co-written the monthly metals-and-mining-focused investment newsletter The International Speculator. He has authored four books, including Crisis Investing, the top-selling investing book of all time, Totally Incorrect, and Right on the Money. His latest novel is Assassin. He also published a video podcast called Doug Casey’s Take.