The Larry Parks Show

About this original series

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 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
    • Larry Parks Interviews Prof. Mark Skousen

      Some of the topics discussed include GDP inadequacies and BEA new statistic that Dr. Skousen has been promoting for more than 25 years, Gross Domestic Expenditures, GDE. John James Cowperwaith, who administrated Hong Kong after WWII and his view that statistics should not be collected vs. the utility of government statistics. That waste and losses of physical output in the economy are collected by neither the GDP nor the GDE. Whether economists in general consider whether “policy” they recomme...

      • Release date
        Mar 14, 2014
      • Runtime
        34:57
    • Larry Parks Interviews Joseph Marren

      Larry Parks interviewed Joseph Marren regarding his view that federal financial reporting does not comply with Constitutional requirements. Mr. Marren and his wife sponsored a first-of-its-kind conference “Representation Without Accountability” at Fordham Law School in 2012 to address this topic. Mr. Marren believes that federal financial reporting does not comply with Article I, Section 9 Clause 7 (the “Statement and Account Clause”) which states “No Money shall be drawn from the Treasury, bu...

      • Release date
        Mar 9, 2014
      • Runtime
        30:32
    • Larry Parks Interviews Dr. Tom Mackell, Jr.

      Larry Parks Interviews Dr. Tom Mackell, Jr.; Author, "When the Good Pensions Go Away: Why America Needs a New Deal for Pension and Health Care Reform"

      • Release date
        Feb 28, 2014
      • Runtime
        33:32
    • Larry Parks Interviews Dr. Don Cantalino

      Larry Parks Interviews Dr. Don Cantalino

      • Release date
        Feb 23, 2014
      • Runtime
        29:10
    • Larry Parks – Retirement at Risk

      Larry Parks – Retirement at Risk

      • Release date
        Feb 23, 2014
      • Runtime
        33:35
    • Larry Parks - The Price of GOLD: Is the Bull Mar...

      Larry Parks - The Price of GOLD: Is the Bull Market Over?

      • Release date
        Feb 3, 2014
      • Runtime
        32:27
    • Larry Parks interview William Cohan, author "Mon...

      Larry Parks interview William Cohan, author "Money and Power: How Goldman Sachs Came to Rule the World"

      • Release date
        Feb 3, 2014
      • Runtime
        29:39