How Chinese Debt & Business in China Have Evolved (w/ Fraser Howie)

FRASER HOWIE: My name’s Fraser Howie. I’m an independent analyst on China. And author of a number of books on the Chinese financial system, in particular, Red Capitalism, and then before that, Privatizing China. So I’ve been in Asia for about 25 years, primarily working in the financial sector– Hong Kong, Beijing, Hong Kong, again, […]

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Dinner for Schmucks- An Insolvent Company with Toxic Assets & Currency Market Blowup

shed the workforce and sell the equipment. But now, it’s all contaminated with low-level radiation. – Nobody wants to touch it. – [scoffing] Americans are so uptight about radiation. They are. But the Russians are a little less particular about this sort of thing. I like it. Get two bids. Drive up the price. – […]

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Understanding the National Debt and Budget Deficit

Good morning Hank, it’s Tuesday. So, one of the biggest issues in global politics these days is government debt and deficits, which is a particularly big deal in the United States because of the Presidential campaign and also because of the looming fiscal cliff. And Hank, as you’ll no doubt remember, I received a bronze […]

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Financial Ratios — Profitability and Market Value Ratios

This is the third and final video in our three part sequence on looking at financial ratios In the first video what we did is took a look at Pepsi’s income statement, balance sheet, and statement of cash flows from the guided tutorial handout and again those financial statements are available online through Google docs […]

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