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The Bankster Podcast

Alexander Bagehot | Central Banking summarized, translated, and explained in similar fashion as NPR,

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The Bankster Podcast

The Bankster Podcast

Alexander Bagehot | Central Banking summarized, translated, and explained in similar fashion as NPR,

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About Us

I summarize and explain recent Central Banking and Monetary Policy related news from the Federal Reserve and Central Banks from around the world. Then I take a more in depth look into a historical event or person that helped shape what central banking is today.

Latest Episodes

Podcast Contest

I submitted the following trailer as part of the podcast competition sponsored by Squarespace and Gimlet Creative. Enjoy! I also announce the end of Season 2. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com.

4 min2018 JUN 1
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Podcast Contest

Meeting Minutes Matter

Why the Meeting Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee matter. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.centralverse.org

--2018 MAY 4
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Meeting Minutes Matter

Episode 1 - Show No Signs of Panic (Rebroadcast)

A rebroadcast of our very first episode on the 2nd year anniversary of The Bankster Podcast.

21 min2018 APR 22
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Episode 1 - Show No Signs of Panic (Rebroadcast)

NY Fed President, The Process

Of equal importance to the final decision of the next New York Fed President is the process by which this decision was made. Today we unwind that complex process. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com. Send an email to alexander@thebanksterpodcast.com to get early beta access to our new website www.centralverse.org

19 min2018 APR 6
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NY Fed President, The Process

News Flash 3/23/2018

Too many important events of the past two weeks, so we’ve started a new series called News Flash. Today’s Flashes include: Bear Stearns, The Senate Dodd Frank Bill, NYFed’s Presidential Search, and the FOMC meeting. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com.

14 min2018 MAR 23
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News Flash 3/23/2018

Riksbanken 350

A Riksbanken video gave me a good laugh, and a 350th birthday is cause for celebration and reflection. On today’s episode: (1) very briefly how did it start. (2) its relationship with the Euro. (3) its policy goals. (4) and finally its role in the Nobel Prize of Economics. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com.

12 min2018 MAR 9
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Riksbanken 350

Centralverse Q&A, Round V

Round V of the listener favorite, Centralverse Q&A: Who really chooses the Chair? And who is second in command at the Central Bank? If you have questions you’d like answered on the podcast send them in. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com.

--2018 FEB 9
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Centralverse Q&A, Round V

Eccles #5, Chair No More

As Janet Yellen leaves on her final day as Chair of the Federal Reserve System we take a look back at the last complicated transition from one Chair to the next - that of Marriner Eccles 70 years ago to the day. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com.

17 min2018 JAN 26
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Eccles #5, Chair No More

State of the Fed

A look at the State of the Federal Reserve in 2018. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com.

19 min2018 JAN 12
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State of the Fed

Centralverse Q&A, Round IV

Round IV of the listener favorite, Centralverse Q&A: What does the CFPB have to do with the Federal Reserve? Who is Marvin Goodfriend? If you have questions you’d like answered on the podcast send them in. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com.

9 min2017 DEC 10
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Centralverse Q&A, Round IV

Latest Episodes

Podcast Contest

I submitted the following trailer as part of the podcast competition sponsored by Squarespace and Gimlet Creative. Enjoy! I also announce the end of Season 2. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com.

4 min2018 JUN 1
Comments
Podcast Contest

Meeting Minutes Matter

Why the Meeting Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee matter. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.centralverse.org

--2018 MAY 4
Comments
Meeting Minutes Matter

Episode 1 - Show No Signs of Panic (Rebroadcast)

A rebroadcast of our very first episode on the 2nd year anniversary of The Bankster Podcast.

21 min2018 APR 22
Comments
Episode 1 - Show No Signs of Panic (Rebroadcast)

NY Fed President, The Process

Of equal importance to the final decision of the next New York Fed President is the process by which this decision was made. Today we unwind that complex process. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com. Send an email to alexander@thebanksterpodcast.com to get early beta access to our new website www.centralverse.org

19 min2018 APR 6
Comments
NY Fed President, The Process

News Flash 3/23/2018

Too many important events of the past two weeks, so we’ve started a new series called News Flash. Today’s Flashes include: Bear Stearns, The Senate Dodd Frank Bill, NYFed’s Presidential Search, and the FOMC meeting. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com.

14 min2018 MAR 23
Comments
News Flash 3/23/2018

Riksbanken 350

A Riksbanken video gave me a good laugh, and a 350th birthday is cause for celebration and reflection. On today’s episode: (1) very briefly how did it start. (2) its relationship with the Euro. (3) its policy goals. (4) and finally its role in the Nobel Prize of Economics. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com.

12 min2018 MAR 9
Comments
Riksbanken 350

Centralverse Q&A, Round V

Round V of the listener favorite, Centralverse Q&A: Who really chooses the Chair? And who is second in command at the Central Bank? If you have questions you’d like answered on the podcast send them in. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com.

--2018 FEB 9
Comments
Centralverse Q&A, Round V

Eccles #5, Chair No More

As Janet Yellen leaves on her final day as Chair of the Federal Reserve System we take a look back at the last complicated transition from one Chair to the next - that of Marriner Eccles 70 years ago to the day. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com.

17 min2018 JAN 26
Comments
Eccles #5, Chair No More

State of the Fed

A look at the State of the Federal Reserve in 2018. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com.

19 min2018 JAN 12
Comments
State of the Fed

Centralverse Q&A, Round IV

Round IV of the listener favorite, Centralverse Q&A: What does the CFPB have to do with the Federal Reserve? Who is Marvin Goodfriend? If you have questions you’d like answered on the podcast send them in. As always, I can be reached for comments, feedback, or questions on twitter or via my website www.thebanksterpodcast.com.

9 min2017 DEC 10
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Centralverse Q&A, Round IV

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