The Looking Forward Podcast

Ep 15: Zero Inflation And Our Failing Institutions

May 1, 2019

Australia has reached zero inflation – has this killed off modern monetary theory? (1:17-19:52) What can we make of Bill Shorten and Elizabeth Warren’s policy on childcare, and what should policy be? (19:52-36:55) And what does the apparent success of Clive Palmer’s advertising blitz say for the future of small parties in Australia and the concerns of the Australian voters? (36:55-49:56) Scott Hargreaves and Dr Chris Berg are joined by Daniel Wild and Kurt Wallace to discuss these questions and share what they’ve been reading, watching and listening to this week, including Trumponomics, The Virtue of Nationalism, The Rise of Victimhood Culture and Russian Doll (49:56-1:09:34)

Show Notes

Trumponomics by Stephen Moore & Art Laffter, https://www.amazon.com/Trumponomics-Inside-America-Revive-Economy/dp/1250193710

The Virtue of Nationalism, by Youram Hazony, https://www.amazon.com/Virtue-Nationalism-Yoram-Hazony/dp/1541645375

Youram Hazony on The Rubin Report, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GwO4iMcJak4

The Rise of Victimhood Culture, by Bradley Campbell & Jason Manning: https://www.booktopia.com.au/the-rise-of-victimhood-culture-bradley-campbell/prod9783319703282.html?source=pla&gclid=Cj0KCQjw5J_mBRDVARIsAGqGLZCyjrrKPgu2a8XGO3BXHqIpTDQzzMCqqLMf_bWXIQRui427iukCyhwaAltFEALw_wcB

Russian Doll: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7520794/