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Transfin. Podcast E10: Power, Prices, Play

Professor of Financial Economics and Part-time Value Investor, Transfin.
Nov 8, 2018 12:34 PM 1 min read



We like to talk Business and Finance. Figured we should do it for a living.  
We start today by heading West to talk about:
The US Midterms and Their Implications for Trump, Markets
US is too big to ignore. We hold a dialogue around the Midterm elections, discussing how the American electoral system is different from that of India, plausible implication of the results on the Global economy and the markets.
Why are Central Bankers Obsessed with Inflation?
Inflation has always been a benchmark for Central Banks to set interest rates. With the perennial contention around adoption of Flexible Inflation Targeting (or FIT) by the Reserve Bank of India as its monetary policy framework, we talk about how inflation may not be the sole representative of our country's economic realities.
How Video Games Evolve and Why We're Too Old for Them?
Developed by Epic Games and released in 2017, Fortnite, an online video-game  boasts of c. 80mn players per month. Leveraging on the rise of Fortnite, its maker, Epic raised $1.25bn in new funding from multiple investors valuing it at an estimated $15bn. Understanding the business model behind world's most popular video game.
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