American Monetary Association

Jason Hartman discusses our current inflation situation, how we might get out of it, and gives a real life example of how Inflation Induced Debt Destruction helped tens of millions of people get deals that were better than they could ever have imagined when they signed their mortgages. He also gives an in-depth look into the new Hartman Comparison Index.

Key Takeaways:

[3:25] What will this recent government irresponsibility lead to?

[7:59] Jason's solutions for our current monetary situation

[11:30] To understand inflation you have to distinguish between nominal and real

[16:10] A real life example of the power of income properties

[19:53] The best way to value properties

[22:40] How to tell if you're in a linear market

[25:35] Reviewing the HCI

[31:58] Mortgage payments today are cheaper


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Matt and Jason Hartman join forces again on the Epic Real Estate Investing podcast, but this time to discuss debt, inflation, and housing supply.


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The political response to Covid-19 cased a massive economic event that led to a self-fulfilling prophecy.

The monetary response of the government has led to inflation concerns that won't be going anyway anytime soon. Jason Hartman is joined by John Tamny, author of the new book When Politicians Panicked
The New Coronavirus, Expert Opinion, and a Tragic Lapse of Reason, to discuss our current economic climate and whether it's time to replace the US currency with something from the free market.

Key Takeaways:

[1:32] Politicians chose economic despair in March 2020

[5:20] Declaring a crisis leads to a self-fulfilling prophecy

[9:17] You need people doing every kind of response to things like Covid so you can gather more information

[13:04] John's views on inflation

[16:28] Housing always shows the devaluation of the dollar

[21:09] There are many efforts going on to get away from floating exchange rates

[25:47] John believes markets can produce a better currency than the US Treasury


When Politicians Panicked: The New Coronavirus, Expert Opinion, and a Tragic Lapse of Reason

Direct download: AMA_406_Tamny.mp3
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