Season 6 — Episode 9 November 16, 2022

Washington Gridlock—How Will the Markets Respond

Mihir, Felix and Charlotte Howard discuss how companies will respond to political gridlock in the United States. Is it good for business? Will it really lift markets as many observers expect? Also: We speculate how the tech layoffs will influence the job market and the long-term prospects of tech talent.

Recent picks, and recommended reading/websites:

Ukraine at War – The Economist Coverage

OpenSecrets (Website)

Life Is Hard: How Philosophy Can Help Us Find Our Way by Kieran Setiya


You can email your comments and ideas for future episodes to:  You can follow Youngme and Mihir on Twitter at: @YoungmeMoon@DesaiMihirA and Felix on LinkedIn at: Felix Oberholzer- Gee.