The Larry Parks Show

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Current events, book reviews, public policy, computer software/hardware reviews, investments, gold, financial reporting, retirement security

Episodes of The Larry Parks Show

    • Larry Parks Interviews Sidney Powell Author of L...

      Larry Parks Interviews Sidney Powell Author of Licensed to Lie: Exposing Corruption in the Department of Justice. Sidney Powell served in the Department of Justice for ten years in Texas and Virginia and has devoted her private practice to federal appeals for the past twenty years. She was the youngest Assistant United States Attorney in the country and the youngest elected Fellow of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers, for which she also served as president. Recognized by her peers as a...

      • Release date
        Jun 13, 2014
      • Runtime
        30:00
    • Larry Parks Interviews Ed Ott, former Executive ...

      Larry Parks Interviews Ed Ott, former Executive Director of the NYC Central Labor Council. Ed Ott is Distinguished Lecturer in Labor Studies at the Murphy Institute - CUNY, School of Professional Studies. He has over 40 years of experience in the labor movement, most recently as Executive Director of the NYCCLC, which represents 1.3 million trade unionists from over 400 affiliated organizations. Prior to assuming leadership of the Council, he served as its Director of Public Policy. In that ca...

      • Release date
        Jun 7, 2014
      • Runtime
        30:49
    • Larry Parks Interviews James Rickards about THE ...

      Larry Parks Interviews James Rickards. An attorney by profession, Mr. Rickards has over three decades of experience in capital markets as a counselor, investment banker, and risk manager. He advises the Department of Defense, the U.S. intelligence community and major hedge funds on global finance and served as a facilitator of the first ever financial war games conducted by the Pentagon. Mr. Rickards was an attorney for and the principal negotiator of the government-sponsored rescue of the Lon...

      • Release date
        Jun 1, 2014
      • Runtime
        29:41
    • Dr. Larry Parks interviews Dr. Oonagh McDonald a...

      Dr. Larry Parks interviews Dr. Oonagh McDonald about her book Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac: Turning the American Dream into a Nightmare.

      • Release date
        May 25, 2014
      • Runtime
        32:17
    • Larry Parks Interviews Robert Kaiser

      Larry Parks Interviews Robert Kaiser

      • Release date
        May 21, 2014
      • Runtime
        30:02
    • Larry Parks Interviews Joe DioGuardi

      Larry Parks Interviews Joe DioGuardi

      • Release date
        May 20, 2014
      • Runtime
        28:50
    • Larry Parks Interviews Philip Howard

      Larry Parks Interviews Philip Howard

      • Release date
        May 20, 2014
      • Runtime
        29:22
    • Larry Parks Interviews Russell Reynolds

      Larry Parks Interviews Russell Reynolds about his book, Heads: Business Lessons from an Executive Search Pioneer. Russell S. Reynolds, Jr. is chairman and chief executive officer of RSR Partners, consultants in executive and board search. The firm works with leading and emerging companies to recruit corporate directors, CEOs, and other senior executives in a broad range of industries. RSR Partners has offices in New York, Cleveland, Chicago and Los Angeles and is headquartered in Greenwich, CT...

      • Release date
        Apr 15, 2014
      • Runtime
        30:05
    • Larry Parks Interviews Simon Mikhailovich

      Some gold in a portfolio makes sense - discussion of current financial risks and the role of gold in protecting savings against financial crises. In years past, the major Swiss Banks always recommended an allocation of 5% to 10% of one's portfolio be in gold. The interview discusses the tradeoffs and especially the importance of minimizing counterparty risk.

      • Release date
        Apr 7, 2014
      • Runtime
        31:29
    • Larry Parks Interviews Prof. Edmund Phelps

      The interview deals with Professor Phelps’ marvelous book, Mass Flourishing, Professor Phelps wrote: “In the West there is a sense that the ‘glorious history of desire and dreams has wound down.” The cause is discussed along with hat can be done to restart the system of ‘desires and dreams.’ Professor Phelps suggests that the decrease in ‘desires and dreams’ will dim the prospects for tax revenues to pay for social insurance, . . . .claims by the baby boomers. How this plays out is discussed. ...

      • Release date
        Apr 7, 2014
      • Runtime
        29:25