Animal Spirits: The Next Subprime

On today’s Animal Spirits, we discuss

The next subprime?

Leveraged loan default rates are not something to worry about right now

Housing is 15-18% of GDP (I said 12-13% on the show)

Existing home sales are dropping

Eaton Vance with some good slides on leveraged loans

Ben contradicts himself

Where does…chocolate milk come from?

Alpha within factors

Listen below

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