Mr. Rickards began by noting that there was a great deal of science behind the concepts he would be presenting. Most of this is new science from the last 25 years in physics and applied mathematics. However, it is not mainstream, but it can be footnoted. Nor is this the type of economics taught at Harvard or the University of Chicago. This would be a new approach to Economics 101.
James G. Rickards is Senior Managing Director for Market Intelligence at Omnis, Inc. and co-head of the firm’s practice in Threat Finance & Market Intelligence. He is also a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Rickards is a seasoned counselor, investment banker and risk manager with over thirty years experience in capital markets including portfolio management, risk management, product structure, corporate finance, regulation and operations.