The Market Era of “Meme-ification”

Published on
October 7th, 2021
54 minutes

David Einhorn: “Apathetic” Investors, Capital Deprivation, and Economic Inefficiency

The Market Era of “Meme-ification”

Mike Green in Conversation ·
Featuring Lily Francus, Carson Block, Kyla Scanlon and Michael Green

Published on: October 7th, 2021 • Duration: 54 minutes

The rise of frauds, the role of options trading, the retail renaissance, and the function of social media and “meme” culture all have collided in the markets, amplifying investor apathy, cult-like behaviors, cynicism, and generational discontent. Muddy Waters Capital CIO Carson Block, Moody’s Analytics director of quantitative research Lily Francus, and creator and investor Kyla Scanlon come together to shed light on where these powerful dynamics stem from and whether they will endure as a permanent fixture of the market environment. Interviewed by Mike Green, Simplify chief strategist at NYSE on October 4, 2021 to benefit Coney Island Prep. Donate here: