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Is bitcoin a bubble or the future of everything?

Business Insider’s Henry Blodget and Sara Silverstein check in on the debate raging around the red-hot bitcoin and cryptocurrency market. Blodget doubles down on prior comments that bitcoin is a perfect example of a speculative bubble, and lacks intrinsic value. Silverstein is a bit more enthusiastic about bitcoin’s prospects, and […]
Is bitcoin a bubble or the future of everything?
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Legendary economist Gary Shilling is also an amateur beekeeper

Dr. Gary Shilling, the president of A. Gary Shilling & Co., spoke to Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget about bees. Shilling is a recreational beekeeper and has an apiary in the back yard of his New Jersey home. Following is a transcript. HENRY BLODGET: You say that the Shilling Apiaries, […]
Legendary economist Gary Shilling is also an amateur beekeeper
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GARY SHILLING: No one is making impulse buys online

Dr. Gary Shilling, president of A. Gary Shilling & Co., spoke to Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget about how the impulse purchases so important to brick-and-mortar stores haven’t yet translated to the online shopping experience.
GARY SHILLING: No one is making impulse buys online
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GARY SHILLING: Stats showing high inflation can be misleading

Dr. Gary Shilling, president of A. Gary Shilling & Co., spoke to Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget about comments he’s made about how inflation statistics are boosted by owner-equivalent rent. He notes that inflation is much lower if you remove that measure from the calculation.
GARY SHILLING: Stats showing high inflation can be misleading
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GARY SHILLING: Tech innovation will drive economic growth

Dr. Gary Shilling, the president of A. Gary Shilling & Co., spoke to Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget about his forecast that the economy will grow 3% to 3.5%, then discusses how tech innovation creates productivity. He also discusses his view on labour participation, breaking it down by age.
GARY SHILLING: Tech innovation will drive economic growth
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GARY SHILLING: The Fed is wrong about wage inflation

Dr. Gary Shilling, the president of A. Gary Shilling & Co., spoke to Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget, breaking down his views on wages and the labour market, and how he doesn’t necessarily agree with the Fed’s view that the economy is due for an explosion in wage inflation.
GARY SHILLING: The Fed is wrong about wage inflation
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THE BOTTOM LINE: Gary Shilling on expensive stocks and Alibaba vs. Amazon

This week: Alibaba has been one of the best-performing mega-cap stocks of the year, surging 100%. Most recently, they had a blockbuster quarterly earnings report, and hedge fund manager David Tepper took a large stake in the company. It’s is now closing the gap on Amazon, another rapidly-growing tech giant. […]
THE BOTTOM LINE: Gary Shilling on expensive stocks and Alibaba vs. Amazon