James Grant

GRANT ON BAGEHOT: LASTING INFLUENCE

October 19, 2018

BAGEHOT: LASTING INFLUENCE

James Grant, the author of several books including biographies of Bernard Baruch and John Adams just finished one on Walter Bagehot, one of the most influential journalists of the Victorian era. Bagehot, editor of The Economist was himself an economist and expert on central banks. He became famous for his Bagehot’s rule which has been summarized as calling for central banks in times of financial crisis to: “lend without limit, to solvent firms, against good collateral, at ‘high rates’.”  Grant’s “The Life of Walter Bagehot” will be published next year.   

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GRANT & ZWEIG: ENLIGHTENING LITERATURE

October 12, 2018

ENLIGHTENING LITERATURE

Highly respected journalists and Financial Thought Leaders, James Grant and Jason Zweig each share a recently read book which has expanded their knowledge and perspective.

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VALUE INVESTING UNDER PRESSURE AND THE PRESSURE TO GO PASSIVE

October 12, 2018

The investment sea change. Value is out, growth is in and passive keeps beating active. Financial thought leaders James Grant and Jason Zweig weigh in.

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END OF AN EXTRAORDINARY ERA: JAMES GRANT DECLARES THE END OF THE LOWEST INTEREST RATES IN FIVE MILLENNIA AND WARNS OF THE PERILS AHEAD

January 27, 2017

A different investment world. Financial Thought Leader, James Grant, Editor of Grant’s Interest Rate Observer declares the 35 year bull market over and sees few opportunities to replace it.
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GRANT: POLITICAL NERVE

September 11, 2015

POLITICAL NERVE

Financial thought leader and historian James Grant believes there are economic reasons behind the unexpected appeal of presidential candidates Donald Trump  and Bernie Sanders. He explains why they have touched a popular nerve.

Grant also shares an insightful article he wrote about Trump in 1990 when Trump’s real estate business was under serious financial pressure.

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