Archive for October, 2020


AMA 370: Rating America’s Presidents, An America-First Look at Who Is Best, Who Is Overrated, and Who Was A Disaster by Robert Spencer

Jason Hartman is joined today by Robert Spencer, author of Rating America’s Presidents, An America-First Look at Who Is Best, Who Is Overrated, and Who Was A Disaster. This book is a non-partisan analysis of the US President’s performance in office. Jason and Robert discuss sociological changes in the US and harsh rhetoric from either party. Will […]

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AMA 369: 10% Less Democracy & Hive Mind, How Your Nation’s IQ Matters by Dr. Garett Jones, BB&T Professor Mercatus, George Mason University

How do you define Democracy? Dr. Garett Jones and Jason Hartman traverse through a broad range of capitalism and democracy played out in different countries. Does one influence the other, or can they exist in moderation together? As well, Jones speaks to the typical choices of more educated people. Are groups more willing to cooperate […]

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AMA 368: Advanced Tax Strategies for Savvy Investors by Amanda Han & Matthew MacFarland

Clear some confusion about tax strategy, and gain some added tricks of the trade by listening to this interview. Jason Hartman talks with Amanda Han and Matthew MacFarland, authors of Advanced Tax Strategies for Savvy Investors. Tax laws can change every year, so it’s crucial to take advantage of them as soon as you can. Learn […]

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AMA 367: Former Senior VP of Community Lending at Fannie Mae & National Low Income Housing Coalition NLIHC Barry Zigas

Jason Hartman talks with Barry Zigas, Senior Fellow at Consumer Federation of America. Barry shares a brief, descriptive history lesson on how Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac came to be. Barry and Jason discuss the low and middle-income housing crisis and what factors contribute to homeownership rates. Barry Zigas joins Jason Hartman to discuss student […]

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AMA 366: Market Crash Predictions, California Climate Policy, Crypto History, Bitcoin & Mark Moss

Investor, entrepreneur, and Crypto Expert, Mark Moss, returns to the show today discussing what’s happening in Mexico compared to California? Moss, a California resident, shares some aspects of California that are proving problematic moving forward. Will these bills in motion and aggressive attempts to combat climate change cause a California market crash? “Every problem boils […]

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AMA 365: Nominal Confusion, FedNow, Capital Formation, and Dynastic Wealth, Lynette Zang

Jason Hartman interviews Lynette Zang, Chief Market Analyst at ITM Trading, about everything monetary policy. Opening with one of Lynette’s favorite charts shared from the FRED, Federal Reserve Education Department, Lynette, and Jason guide us through a discussion to clear up nominal confusion. Zang shares recent developments with FedNow and how this will affect the […]

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AMA 364: Macro-Economic Trends, Debt to GDP, Inflation, Japan George Gammon

George Gammon joins Jason Hartman remotely from Saint Barthélemy. What’s happening with Japan’s debt to GDP ratio, and how can the US compare to this? George talks about the change in the savings rate due to Coronavirus and how it is manipulated. George and Jason discuss some ideas that the Fed may not want the […]

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