Financial History Key to Understanding Political Future

Published on
November 10th, 2016
Duration
48 minutes


Financial History Key to Understanding Political Future

The Interview ·
Featuring Russell Napier

Published on: November 10th, 2016 • Duration: 48 minutes

Financial historian and independent research strategist Russell Napier thinks investors and financial professionals need a greater understanding of financial history, so much so that he built a ‘Library of Mistakes’ in Edinburgh, dedicated to the subject. Without understanding financial history, it’s impossible to forecast government intentions, which he says, with political paralysis in Europe, could result in financial repression, including capital controls, as central banking just isn’t working.