30th April 2012
Marvin Miller, former head of Major League Baseball's players union, believes players are more deserving of their sky-high salaries than Wall Street CEOs. Economics reporter Conor Dougherty, however, is not convinced with this argument. Wall Street Journal
Margaret Conley reports on whether or not China is the next frontier for the movie industry. Bloomberg
Ray Suarez and Justin Vaisse discuss the French elections and the wider push back against economic austerity in Europe. PBS Newshour
After the ECB's failed attempt to calm the euro crisis with two rounds of LTRO, Godfrey Bloom (MEP) tells Mario Draghi: "I can tell you I have never trusted central banks, the Bank of England, the Fed or the ECB, don't take it personally but I don't trust you one inch." Zero Hedge
In this speech, Detlev Schlichter the author of Paper Money Collapse: The Folly of Elastic Money and the Coming Monetary Breakdown, argues that the current crisis not a crisis of capitalism but a crisis of our fiat money system. Adam Smith Institution
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