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Alan Hall

  • [Audio] Harvard Medical School and the New England Journal of Medicine Weigh-in on the Obesity Crisis – It’s a Virus!

    [Audio] Harvard Medical School and the New England Journal of Medicine Weigh-in on the Obesity Crisis – It’s a Virus!

    What causes obesity? Apparently fat friends  — you catch it from them like a virus – or at least that is what a Harvard Medical School professor has published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Socionomics has some ideas on the subject, too. Unconscious social mood and herding are […]

     
  • [Audio] Samurai’s and Sex Camps – What’s Going on in Japan and Russia?

    [Audio] Samurai’s and Sex Camps – What’s Going on in Japan and Russia?

    A lot of negative mood, that’s for sure.  In Japan the samurai warriors of the past and kamikaze pilots of World War II are being glorified. Russia is instituting sex camps for teenagers and has claimed the North Pole for the Fatherland.  How does negative social mood affect demographics, which […]

     
  • [Audio] Backlash Against the Wealthy Goes Global

    [Audio] Backlash Against the Wealthy Goes Global

    Wow, first outsourcing of middle class jobs went global. Now, the anger at the wealthy that benefited from the outsourcing has gone global, too.  From the U. S. to Europe and points beyond, the middle classes in so-called “rich” countries are calling for taxes on the wealthy and caps on […]

     
  • [Audio] The Differences in Financial and Economic Decision Making

    [Audio] The Differences in Financial and Economic Decision Making

    Socionomics teaches us that people behave differently when making a financial decision to buy a stock or a home as compared to making an economic decision to buy a pair of shoes or a loaf of bread. Understanding the difference can have a huge impact on one’s success in the […]

     
  • [Audio] Corn, Ethanol and Hysteria

    [Audio] Corn, Ethanol and Hysteria

    Does using corn for energy make sense? Is common sense or hysteria behind this aspect of the green movement? Corn prices affect a very large percentage of the foods we eat and food inflation is rising. Socionomics helps us understand why the corn to energy movement is gaining in popularity. […]

     
  • [Audio] Did Alan Greenspan Fiddle While the Subprime Mortgage Market Burned?

    [Audio] Did Alan Greenspan Fiddle While the Subprime Mortgage Market Burned?

    Residential mortgage foreclosures are skyrocketing. The subprime sector of the market is being particularly hard hit. Even worse, did the artificial demand created by hocus pocus financing inflate the price you paid for your house? Knowledge of Socionomics and the Wave Principle can help keep these types of things from […]

     
  • [Audio] The Criminal Rich and the Foolish Rich

    [Audio] The Criminal Rich and the Foolish Rich

    That’s how Teddy Roosevelt referred to the wealthy one hundred years ago at the end of the Gilded Age. Franklin Roosevelt then raised taxes on the wealthy during the Depression that reached rates as high as 90% and lasted into the 1960’s. Will the current wealth gap result in similar […]

     
  • [Audio] You Owe The Government $516,000

    [Audio] You Owe The Government $516,000

    That’s right. You owe the government $516,000 plus another $112,000 to your own creditors. That’s a lot of debt to pay off. How did we get here and where are we going? Socionomics offers some insights and answers. Running Time: 7 min 47 sec Download MP3