Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz looks at the people and ideas that shape markets, investing and business.
March 11 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Jack Bogle, Founder of the Vanguard Group, Inc., and President of the Bogle Financial Markets Research Center. He created Vanguard in 1974 and served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer until 1996 and Senior Chairman until 2000. This interview aired on Bloomberg Radio.
Mar 11 2016
August 4 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Daniel Kahneman, who is a professor emeritus of psychology and public affairs at Princeton University and a fellow of the Federmann Center for the Study of Rationality at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. This commentary aired on Bloomberg Radio.\u0010\u0010(Barry Ritholtz is a Bloomberg View columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.)
Aug 04 2016
Oct. 28 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Aswath Damodaran. Damodaran is a professor of finance at the Stern School of Business at New York University. They discuss valuation, data and investing. This interview aired on Bloomberg Radio.
Oct 28 2016
Feb. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Howard Marks, co-founder and co-chairman of Oaktree Capital Management. Marks is a member of the investment committees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Edmond J. Safra Foundation; a trustee of the Metropolitan Museum; chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Royal Drawing School; and an emeritus trustee of the University of Pennsylvania (where from 2000 to 2010 he chaired the investment board). This commentary aired on Bloomberg Radio.
Feb 17 2017
Dec. 9 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews financial journalist Michael Lewis, author of "Flash Boys," "The Big Short," "Moneyball," and, most recently, "The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds." Lewis holds a bachelor’s degree in art history from Princeton and a master’s degree in economics from the London School of Economics. He is also a columnist for Bloomberg View. This commentary aired on Bloomberg Radio.
Dec 09 2016
Nov. 22 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Robert J. Shiller, Sterling Professor of Economics, Yale University, and Professor of Finance and Fellow at the International Center for Finance, Yale School of Management. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 2013. They discuss Real Estate investments. This commentary aired on Bloomberg Radio.\u0010\u0010(Barry Ritholtz is a Bloomberg View columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.)
Nov 22 2014
June 13 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Professor Richard Thaler of University of Chicago Booth School, Thaler is the director of the Center for Decision Research, and is the co-director (with Robert Shiller} of the Behavioral Economics Project at the National Bureau of Economic Research. Thaler has written several books and published a number of articles in prominent journals such as the American Economics Review, his latest book is called Misbehaving. They discuss behavioral economics. This interview aired on Bloomberg Radio.
Jun 14 2015
Feb. 21 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Cliff Asness, the co-founder of AQR Capital Management and a financial analyst. They discuss quantitative approach to investing. This interview aired on Bloomberg Radio.
Feb 21 2015
July 19 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Howard Marks, Chairman of Oaktree Capital Group LLC. He had previously been chief investment officer at TCW and prior to that was an analyst in Citicorp. They discuss high-yield security. This interview aired on Bloomberg Radio.
Jul 19 2015
Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Ed Thorp, one of the most storied people in finance. A math professor at MIT and UC Ivine, Thorp figured out how to beat Las Vegas at blackjack and baccarat, created statistical arbitrage, and ran a hedge fund that not only beat the market by a wide margin, but never had a losing quarter. He is the author of several books, including "Beat the Dealer" and "Beat the Market"; his latest book is "A Man for All Markets." Thorp tells Ritholtz that the secret to beating the market is having an edge that's specific, definable and mathematical. If you don't, you should be in index funds instead. This interview aired on Bloomberg Radio.
Jul 14 2017
May 15 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Bill McNabb, CEO and Chairman of Vanguard. They discuss the world of investment management. This interview aired on Bloomberg Radio.
May 15 2015
Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Joel Greenblatt, co-chief investment officer and managing principal at Gotham Asset Management, LLC. He has also been a director of Pzena Investment Management Inc. since October 2007. An adjunct professor at Columbia Business School since 1996, he teaches classes on value and special situation investing. He is the author of “You Can Be A Stock Market Genius,” “The Little Book That Beats the Market,” “The Little Book That Still Beats the Market” and “The Big Secret for the Small Investor.”
Apr 20 2018
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews acclaimed journalist Michael Lewis, whose best-selling books include "Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt," "The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine," and "Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game." After graduating from Princeton and the London School of Economics, Lewis worked on the bond desk at Salomon Brothers, an experience he recounted in his first book, "Liar's Poker." He went on to pen more than a dozen books and currently contributes to Bloomberg Opinion; his first podcast series, "Against the Rules," launched in April.
Apr 05 2019
Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Marc Andreessen, co-founder and general partner of the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz. He serves on the boards of the following Andreessen Horowitz portfolio companies: Anki, Honor, Lytro, Mori, OpenGov, Samsara and TinyCo. He is also on the boards of Facebook, Hewlett-Packard and MODE Media. This interview aired on Bloomberg Radio.
May 19 2017
Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Scott Galloway, professor of marketing at NYU's Stern School of Business and author of the recent New York Times bestseller "The Four: The Hidden DNA of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google." Galloway is also the founder of several companies, including the business intelligence firm L2, and is the creator of the Digital IQ Index, a global ranking of prestige brands' digital competence. He has also been named one of the World Economic Forum's "Global Leaders of Tomorrow." He received a bachelor's degree from UCLA and an MBA from the University of California at Berkeley.
Oct 27 2017
Nov. 28 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Ken Fisher, CEO and Co-Chief Investment Officer of Fisher Investments, a multi-billion dollar independent money management firm. They discuss investments. This interview aired on Bloomberg Radio.
Nov 30 2015
Oct. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Jeremy Siegel, Professor of Finance at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. They discuss microeconomics. This interview aired on Bloomberg Radio.
Oct 18 2015
August 12 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg View columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Michael Mauboussin, who is a managing director and head of Global Financial Strategies at Credit Suisse. He is also the author of three books, including "More Than You Know: Finding Financial Wisdom in Unconventional Places." This commentary aired on Bloomberg Radio.\u0010\u0010(Barry Ritholtz is a Bloomberg View columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.)
Aug 12 2016
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews John Carreyrou, the Pulitzer-winning investigative reporter who exposed wrongdoing at the much-hyped startup Theranos. Its founder was recently charged with "massive fraud" by the SEC. Carreyrou has been awarded the George Polk Award for Financial Reporting, the Gerald Loeb Award for Distinguished Business and Financial Journalism, and the Barlett & Steele Award for Investigative Journalism. His new book is "Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup."
Jul 19 2018
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Scott Galloway, a professor of marketing at the NYU Stern School of Business and author of "The Four: The Hidden DNA of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google." Galloway is also the founder of several firms, including the business intelligence company L2 and the global brand-strategy consultancy Prophet. His latest book is "The Algebra of Happiness: Notes on the Pursuit of Success, Love and Meaning."
May 31 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Creative Planning president Peter Mallouk, who transformed what was essentially a $150 million firm into a powerhouse with more than $40 billion in assets under management.
Dec 13 2019
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Dec 12 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Andreessen Horowitz cofounder Ben Horowitz, whose latest book is "What You Do Is Who You Are: How to Create Your Business Culture."
Dec 06 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Joe Ricketts, who founded the company now known as TD Ameritrade, a securities-industry leader that empowers investors with innovative tools and training. Since 2008, Ricketts has devoted himself to a variety of entrepreneurial ventures. He has also actively engaged in philanthropy through the Opportunity Education Foundation, the Cloisters on the Platte Foundation, the Ricketts Conservation Foundation and the Ricketts Art Foundation.
Nov 28 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Ilana Weinstein, the founder and chief executive officer of IDW Group and a frequent guest on Bloomberg Television and CNBC. Weinstein previously worked at Goldman Sachs and Boston Consulting Group, and holds degrees from the University of Pennsylvania and Harvard Business School.
Nov 22 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews former U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, who led the department from 2015 to 2017 and now serves as the director of Harvard University’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs. His latest book, “Inside the Five-Sided Box: Lessons From a Lifetime of Leadership in the Pentagon,” was released this year.
Nov 15 2019
Bloomberg Opinion Columnist Barry Ritholtz sits down with University of Chicago economist Eugene Fama — a Nobel laureate widely known as "the father of modern finance" — and his onetime student, Dimensional Fund Advisors founder David Booth, for a special Masters in Business conversation. This discussion was broadcast live on Tuesday, November 5.
Nov 08 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews the Wall Street Journal's Gregory Zuckerman, a three-time winner of the Gerald Loeb Award for business journalism who writes about big trades, big firms and big personalities. His latest book, "The Man Who Solved the Market: How Jim Simons Launched the Quant Revolution" will be released Nov. 5.
Oct 30 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews economist and Nobel laureate Michael Spence, whose research interests include emerging markets and the impact of leadership on growth. A professor of economics at NYU’s Stern School of Business, Spence is also a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and the Philip H. Knight Professor Emeritus of Management at Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business.
Oct 25 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Francis M. Kinniry, a principal in Vanguard Investment Strategy Group responsible for capital market research, portfolio design, development of customized investment solutions, investment market commentary and research. He is a chartered financial analyst and earned his master's in business administration from Drexel University.
Oct 18 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Binyamin Appelbaum, the lead business and economics writer on the New York Times editorial board. He was previously a Washington correspondent for the Times, covering the Federal Reserve and other aspects of economic policy. His book “The Economists’ Hour: False Prophets, Free Markets and the Fracture of Society” was released in August.
Oct 11 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews the Nobel-winning economist Robert J. Shiller, whose latest book, "Narrative Economics: How Stories Go Viral and Drive Major Economic Events," came out Oct. 1. Shiller, a professor at Yale University, has written about financial markets, innovation, behavioral economics, macroeconomics and real estate, among other topics. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences jointly with Eugene Fama and Lars Peter Hansen in 2013.
Oct 05 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews film and TV producer Brian Grazer, who co-founded Imagine Entertainment with Ron Howard in 1986. Grazer has been nominated for four Academy Awards and won the Best Picture Oscar for “A Beautiful Mind” in 2002. His book “A Curious Mind: The Secret to a Bigger Life” was a New York Times bestseller. His latest book, “Face to Face: The Art of Human Connection,” was released in September.
Sep 27 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Sarah Ketterer, the chief executive officer and fundamental portfolio manager at Causeway Capital Management, which has $52 billion in assets under management. Ketterer, who was named Morningstar’s 2017 International-Stock Fund Manager of the Year, co-founded Causeway in 2001. Ketterer earned her undergraduate degree from Stanford and her MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, and serves on the advisory board of Girls Who Invest.
Sep 19 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Lord John Browne of Madingley, who is executive chairman of L1 Energy and chairman of the supervisory board of Wintershall DEA. As group chief executive of BP from 1995 to 2007, he led the company through a period of major expansion. From 2007 to 2015, he served as a partner at Riverstone Holdings. He is also chairman of the Francis Crick Institute and chairman of the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering.
Sep 13 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews influential tech journalist Kara Swisher. Swisher is the co-founder and editor-at-large of Recode, producer and host of the Recode Decode and Pivot podcasts, and co-executive producer of the Code Conference series. Prior to her work with Recode (now owned by Vox), she was at the Wall Street Journal, where she co-produced and co-hosted the “D: All Things Digital” tech conference.
Sep 07 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Harold J. (Jay) Bowen III, who is president, chief executive officer and chief investment officer of Bowen, Hanes and Company Inc., an Atlanta-based investment counseling firm. The firm has received national acclaim for its 43-year tenure as the sole manager of the City of Tampa Firefighters’ and Police Officers’ Pension Fund. Bowen is also a trustee for the Foundation for Economic Education (FEE).
Aug 28 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Ron Williams, the former chairman and chief executive officer of insurance giant Aetna Inc. Williams is a current member of the Peterson Center on Healthcare Advisory Board and the RAND Health Advisory Board, and has served on President Barack Obama's Management Advisory Board and as chairman of the Council for Affordable Quality Healthcare. He is currently chairman and CEO of RW2 Enterprises.
Aug 23 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Josh Wolfe, co-founder and managing partner at Lux Capital and a director at Shapeways, Strateos, Lux Research, Kallyope, CTRL-labs and Variant. He is also a founding investor and board member with Bill Gates at Kymeta, which makes cutting-edge antennas for high-speed global satellite and space communications. A Westinghouse semi-finalist and a published scientist, Wolfe previously worked in investment banking at Salomon Smith Barney and in capital markets at Merrill Lynch.
Aug 16 2019
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz interviews Danny Blanchflower, a professor of economics at Dartmouth College and a former member of the Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee. His book "Not Working: Where Have All The Good Jobs Gone?" was published by Princeton University Press in June.
Aug 09 2019