Economic Rockstar

Economic Rockstar is created for you, the economist, financial analyst, teacher or student. If you are looking to expand your knowledge or awareness, Frank Conway delivers the information you just don't want to miss. Economic Rockstar brings to you each week an economist, financial analyst or business leader who shares their experiences, research interests or ideas. Hear their views on different schools of economic thinking - Chicago, Austrian, Keynesian and Classical, behavioral economics, stock markets, and how economics and finance can be used in our lives. Economic Rockstar interviews top-level lecturers and academics from highly renowned universities, best-selling authors and bloggers, inspirational CEOs and business leaders, as well as amazing and thought-provoking people who have recently discovered economics and finance and are carving out a career in their new-found passion. Guests in each episode gives us wonderful advice, takeaways and insights that will help you become part of the Economic Rockstar community that will be 'Connecting Brilliant Minds in Economics and Finance'.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 54m. Bisher sind 177 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 6 days 21 hours 16 minutes


016: Jack Schwager on How You Can Become a Market Wizard with

Jack Schwager, author of Market Wizards, is a recognized expert in the futures and hedge fund industry.  He is the co-portfolio manager for the ADM Investor Services Diversified Strategies Fund and is a Co-Founder and Director of Trader...


 2015-01-22  51m

015: Niels Kaastrup-Larsson on Trend Following Strategies and Stock Market Turmoil Ahead

Niels Kaastrup-Larsson is a trend follower with more than 20 years experience in the hedge fund industry, working for some of the largest CTAs or Commodity Trading Advisors in the world, including Chesapeake Capital. Niels co-founded, built and...


 2015-01-15  51m

014: Shoshana Grossbard on Why Dry Cleaners Charge Women More, on the Economics of Love & Marriage and on Polygamy

Shoshana Grossbard is Professor of Economics at San Diego State University and founding editor of the Review of Economics of the Household.  Shoshana obtained her Phd from the University of Chicago where she developed an interest in the New Home...


 2015-01-08  51m

013: Frank Conway Reviews the Personal Habits and Advice of the Economic Rockstar Guests of 2014

The personal habits and advice of the Economic Rockstar guests of 2014 are highlighted in this epic and exciting episode. I explore each episode and find, what I believe, are invaluable nuggets of information. These may not necessarily be related to...


 2015-01-01  59m

012: Yoram Bauman on Cartoons, Being a Stand-Up Economist & His Passion to Save the Environment

Yoram Bauman is considered the world's first and only stand-up economist and uses cartoons to explain economic concepts and theories. He has a PhD from the University of Washington and a BA in Mathematics from Reed College. Yoram lectured...


 2014-12-25  49m

011: Steve Keen on Debunking Economics and the Misinterpretation of Keynes

Steve Keen is Professor of Economics and Head of Department of Economics, History and Politics at Kingston University, London. Steve's interpretative analysis is quite different to the norm. Steve likes to be known socially as an anti-economist and...


 2014-12-18  50m

010: Douglas Goldstein on How Chess Can Teach Us Lessons on Strategic Financial Planning

Doug Goldstein has over 20 years in the financial planning and services industry, beginning his career on Wall Street in 1992 at Dean Witter. Doug is a Certified Financial Planner, registered Investment  Advisor, Trust and Estate...


 2014-12-11  47m

009: Naomi Brockwell (Bitcoin Girl) on Bitcoins, Liberty, Government and Fiat Currency

Naomi Brockwell is an opera singer, film-maker and actress, and studied commerce at the University of Western Australia. Currently residing in New York, Naomi also runs her own company Rainsworth Productions and is a fellow at The Moving Picture...


 2014-12-04  48m

008: Robbie Butler on Using Sports to Teach Entry-Level Economics

Robbie Butler is a lecturer of economics at University College Cork in Ireland, where he lectures on a multitude of modules, such as Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Growth Economics and Corporate Strategy.  Robbie received his PhD from...


 2014-11-27  38m

007: Ryan Blair- Gangster turned Millionaire on Decision-Making, Game Theory and Incentives

Ryan Blair is a serial entrepreneur but his path to becoming a millionaire is both unique and fascinating. From a middle-class family who lost it all, Ryan became a gang member and, at times, carried an AK-47. life changed for Ryan due to a...


 2014-11-21  45m