In Good Companies
In Good Companies
Nov 16, 2021
It’s the Economy, Stupid: The Fed, Economic Policy, and You
Play • 28 min


  • What is (and isn’t) “the economy” (1:53)
  • Is inflation bad? (4:31)
  • How healthy is our economy (7:32)
  • What’s different about our current economy than previous ones (9:21)
  • Who’s in charge of economic policy (10:57)
  • Explaining federal interest rates (13:53)
  • Quick and dirty quantitative easing (16:02)
  • How the Fed responded to COVID (20:19)
  • Understanding how economic policy will affect your business (25:21)
  • Economic policy and the business lifecycle (27:50)



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