Category Archives: Podcasts

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Greek Crisis Worries Eurozone, Sends Markets Tumbling

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the latest problems in Greece, why they're shaking the markets and if it inches them closer to leaving the Eurozone.

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Why Trade Policy Matters

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Scott Lincicome to discuss the new Star Wars trailer, Trade Promotion Authority and why bad trade policy makes your staple goods more expensive.

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Play Ball!

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by David Pietrusza to discuss the origins of baseball, why Babe Ruth is the most influential ball player ever and how to make Pete Rose forgettable.

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Why Hillary’s Campaign May Be a Disaster

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Mollie Hemingway to discuss the launch of Hillary Clinton's 2016 Presidential campaign, reasons why it could be a disaster and why her husband could be her greatest asset.

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An Uberized World

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Hillary Clinton's campaign launch, the impact of Uber and why their business model is so great… for now.

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Does Repo Stress Indicate a Coming Market Crash?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the Swiss government's negative bond issuance, stress in the repo market and if it indicates a future market crash.

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Hunter Baker on Christianity, Liberty, and Political Life

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Hunter Baker to discuss his new book The System Has a Soul: Essays on Christianity, Liberty, and Political Life, Christ as a conscience for society, and freedom of worship vs. freedom of religion.

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The True Meaning and Great Importance of Easter

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Erick Erickson to discuss the true meaning of Easter, why it is such an important day in the history of the world and the continued growth of Christianity.

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The Great Liberal-Conservative Divide

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by William Gairdner to discuss his new book, the issues that divide Liberals and Conservatives and if we can ever get along.

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How Will a Change in Democrat Leadership Impact the U.S. Senate?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Melissa Quinn to discuss Harry Reid's retirement, the likely accent of Chuck Schumer to Minority Leader and what a change in leadership will mean for Democrats in the Senate.

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Should We Automate Airliners?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the crash of an airliner in Europe last week, the extent of today's safety systems and if hackers could take advantage of more automated flight systems.

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The Iran Nuke Negotiations and Our Changing Relationship with Israel

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by David Harsanyi to discuss the Iran nuke negotiations, our changing relationship with Israel and who is to blame for a Middle East in turmoil.