PODCAST: Prof. Eric C. Graf, 10.15.12

Posted on Oct 15, 2012

It’s one of the great lessons of history: failed economies bring empires to their knees.

Professor Eric C. Graf connects the dots between the fall of the Spanish Empire and the House of Hapsburg with the fiscal challenges now facing the United States, Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke (shown) and the very real threat of inflation in the 21st century.

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