How does the economy really work?
This simple but not simplistic video by Ray Dalio, Founder of Bridgewater Associates, shows the basic driving forces behind the economy, and explains why economic cycles occur by breaking down concepts such as credit, interest rates, leveraging and deleveraging.
"Ray Dalio's 'template' may be unconventional but it casts strong light on how the economy actually works."
"This knowledge would help everyone as investors and citizens. Watching is a worthwhile 30 minutes investment."
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"Explains macroeconomics in a practical way."
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Take an in-depth look at how the economy works and why countries succeed or fail economically.
I. How The Economic Machine Works
II. Debt Cycles
Leveragings & Deleveragings
III. Productivity and Structural Reform
Why Countries Succeed & Fail and What Should be Done so Failing Countries Succeed
Primer on Universal Basic Income
Universal Basic Income is one of several ideas floating around for dealing with the income/opportunity gap. Dalio is sharing a briefing paper that he and his research team prepared.