Tuesday, September 06, 2016

My interview with Barry Ritholtz

by Bill McBride on 9/06/2016 01:03:00 PM

When I was in New York last week, I had the opportunity to sit down with Barry Ritholtz for almost two hours. It was a great discussion (Barry was too kind).

From Ritholtz at Bloomberg: Bill McBride and the Case for Facts

This week on Masters in Business podcast I chat with Bill McBride of Calculated Risk, widely regarded as one of the best economics blogs.

McBride was famously right -- in public, in print and in real time -- about the impending housing collapse in 2006, the financial meltdown in 2008, the economic rebound in 2009 and the housing recovery in 2010. In our discussion, we talked about how the Calculated Risk blog developed, why it is data- and fact-driven, and why he so rarely offers his own opinions on anything economic. ...

You can hear the full interview, including the podcast extras, by streaming [at Bloomberg]; you can also download the podcast at iTunes, Soundcloud or Bloomberg.