The Lara-Murphy Show
Episode 10: The Contributions of Ludwig von Mises to Economic TheoryApril 12, 2016 With Carlos traveling, we offer a speech Bob gave February 27 at the International Students for Liberty Conference in Washington, DC.
Episode 9: Explaining Bank-Owned Life Insurance (BOLI)April 4, 2016
Carlos explains his findings when he explored bank-owned life insurance. If these policies are such bad investments, why are major banks gobbling them up?
Episode 8: Pay Tax Now or Later?March 28, 2016
Carlos and Bob discuss the typical options available for tax-advantaged retirement vehicles, helping listeners make an informed decision. Simply deferring a tax is not necessarily the best route.
Mentioned in this podcast: https://lara-murphy.com/pay-tax-now-later/
Episode 7: The Nuttiness of Negative Interest RatesMarch 21, 2016
Carlos and Bob discuss the unprecedented phenomenon of negative interest rates, and the related war on cash.
Mentioned in this podcast: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2016/02/16/its-time-to-kill-the-100-bill/
Episode 6: What’s Wrong With ‘Buy Term & Invest the Difference’? Part 3March 12, 2016
Carlos and Bob wrap up their response to this common objection to Whole Life insurance.
Website mentioned in the podcast: http://dowtheoryletters.com/Content_Free/2494.aspx
Episode 5: What’s Wrong With ‘Buy Term & Invest the Difference’? Part 2March 6, 2016
Carlos and Bob continue with their unpacking of this common objection to Whole Life insurance.
Episode 4: What’s Wrong With ‘Buy Term & Invest the Difference’? Part 1February 28, 2016
In this episode, Bob and Carlos tackle a familiar objection to IBC, showing that the critics typically compare apples to oranges.
Episode 3: Your Money Isn’t Safe in the BankFebruary 22, 2016
An examination of Carlos’ research into the Dodd-Frank Act and its provisions regarding contingent capital and statutory bail-ins.
Episode 1: Lara-Murphy Origins, Part 1February 20, 2016
In this inaugural episode of the Lara-Murphy Show, Carlos and Bob explain how they met, and why they decided to write a book on Austrian economics and IBC. They also explain their motto, “Building the 10%.”
Episode 2: Lara-Murphy Origins, Part 2February 14, 2016
In this second half of the origins, Carlos and Bob explain the creation of the IBC Practitioner Program, and they explain the big picture of IBC.