What the fed has to do is to sacrifice the currency to avoid a 1930s-style depression. They're going to almost explicitly say, "We're going to let the dollar fall as far as it has to fall. We've got to protect jobs, et cetera, et cetera. We can't let the economy just go completely bust. So, if we have to have eight, nine, or 10% inflation forever, we'll just have to accept that as the least bad in a menu of bad options." Retirement Lifestyle Advocates Radio welcomes back to the show this week our guest, John Rubino. Your host, Dennis Tubbergen talks with John about the economy, currency, Bitcoin, and how the latest decisions from Washington may impact the future.
John Rubino is the founder of the financial website DollarCollapse.com. He is the co-author, with Gold Money’s James Turk, of The Money Bubble, The Collapse of the Dollar and How to Profit from It, and the author of Clean Money: Picking Winners in the Green-Tech Boom. After earning a Finance MBA from New York University, he spent the 1980s on Wall Street, as a money market trader, equity analyst, and junk bond analyst. During the 1990s he was a featured columnist with TheStreet.com and a frequent contributor to Individual Investor, Online Investor, and Consumers Digest, among many other publications.