QE3? Not So Fast. Let's Debate the Merits of QE2 First

...Justin Wolfers, and James Altucher. Justin Wolfers is a professor of economics at the University of Pennsylvania and a visiting fellow at the Brookings Institution, with wide-ranging interests across labor,...

The Best Trader in the World Worked for Bernie Madoff

...Photo: Shiny Things This is a cross-post from James Altucher‘s blog Altucher Confidential. His previous appearances on the Freakonomics blog can be found here . The night Bernie Madoff...

Nine Ways to Guarantee Success (And Failure)

...This is a cross-post from James Altucher‘s blog Altucher Confidential. His previous appearances on the Freakonomics blog can be found here . I really blew it and everyone knows...

How I Self-Published a Book, And How You Can Too

...This is a cross-post from James Altucher‘s blog Altucher Confidential. His previous appearances on the Freakonomics blog can be found here . I just self-published a book called How...

How to Eat What You Kill

...(AbleStock.com) This is a cross-post from James Altucher‘s blog Altucher Confidential. His previous appearances on the Freakonomics blog can be found here . Life only tastes good when you...

Confessions of a Steve Jobs Fanboy

...This is a cross-post from James Altucher‘s blog Altucher Confidential. His previous appearances on the Freakonomics blog can be found here . Photo: segagman I saw the news this...

Ten More Reasons You Need to Quit Your Job Right Now!

...Photo: John Lewis This is a cross-post from James Altucher‘s blog Altucher Confidential. His previous appearances on the Freakonomics blog can be found here . I realized I had...

Stupid Stuff: TMSIDK Episode 12

...— things that seem stupid but aren’t and things don’t but are. Our panelists are: James Altucher, author and host of the podcast the James Altucher Show, who is an honorary Kentucky colonel....

Question of the Day Podcast

...Question of the Day is the show for listeners who are short on time and long on curiosity. It’s a fast-paced conversation between author and entrepreneur James Altucher and...

A Frog in the Salad

...matter has made its way through,” she added. In our podcast, Dubner’s friend James Altucher had an interesting perspective on how things like this happen: ALTUCHER: This is a growth issue,...