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Economic Breakfast Preview 2014

Hosted by: Laura Hawley Special guest: Steve McTaggart

January 15, 2014

Host
Laura Hawley – CFP®, President at Allen & Company

Co-Host:
Steve McTaggart – Vice-President of Investments / Financial Advisor at Allen & Company

Guest
Brian Wesbury – Chief Economist at First Trust Advisors, L.P.
Tony Villamil, PhD. – Co-Founder and Principle of the Washington Economics Group, Inc.

Today’s show will highlight the 2014 Economic Forecast Breakfast, and look back at the 2013 Economic Season, and a preview of the 2014 Economic outlook and welcome special guest Brian Wesbury, Chief Economist at First Trust AdvisorsL.P. and Tony Villamil, PhD., Co-Founder and Principle of the Washington Economics Group, Inc.

In this episode we cover:

  • Preview of the 2014 Economic outlook with Brian Wesbury, Chief Economist at First Trust Advisors, L.P. and Tony Villamil, PhD., Co-Founder and Principle of the Washington Economics Group, Inc. (:40)
  • Post traumatic stress disorder. (1:36)
  • What is good for the US is better for Florida. (3:15)
  • America on (economic) steroids. (4:40)
  • Fracking, 3D printing, tablet, apps drive the economy (5:20)
  • It wasn’t just the pooling of mortgages that lead to the Housing Market Crash (8:20)
  • Quantitative Easing and ending it (12:00)
  • Hyper Inflation, Gold and the ineffectiveness of Quantitative Easing (16:45)
  • The Four Percent Growth Project as explained Brian Wesbury, Chief Economist at First Trust Advisors, L.P. (21:53)
  • Economics, Politics, and Predictions for the Economic Market in 2014 (32:10)

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Tweetable Topics:

The problem is that the Feds started the fire. – Brian Wesbury, Chief Economist at First Trust Advisors, L.P.

Free Markets work best at creating growth. – Brian Wesbury, Chief Economist at First Trust Advisors, L.P.

The velocity of the money isn’t there. – Tony Villamil, PhD., Co-Founder and Principle of the Washington Economics Group, Inc.

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Laura Hawley – CFP®, Senior Vice President at Allen & Company
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Steve McTaggart – Vice-President of Investments / Financial Advisor at Allen & Company
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Brian Wesbury – Chief Economist at First Trust Advisors, L.P.
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Twitter – Brian Wesbury

Tony Villamil, PhD. – Co-Founder and Principle of the Washington Economics Group, Inc.
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