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Star Trek economics and banking

Star Trek economics and banking.
Written by Brett King

Brett King looks at the future of money, discussing Star Trek and ‘Trekonomics’ with Manu Saadia, and the Wells Fargo scandal.

Today, we’re looking at the way money will work in the future – star date 2200 in the future! To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Star Trek, we’ve invited Manu Saadia, author of Trekonomics, to talk about what we will truly value in the future. Also, Bruce Cahan, Stanford professor and co-founder of Stanford’s Sustainable Banking Initiative.

Rob Blackwell, Washington Bureau Chief, American Banker, also joins the show to shed light on the role of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in the Wells Fargo scandal news. And our producer Rachel Morrissey chimes in with a customer’s point of view.

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About the author

Brett King

Brett King is a four times bestselling author, a renowned futurist and keynote speaker, the host of the Breaking Banks radio show/podcast and the founder/CEO of Moven. His latest book 'Breaking Banks' debuted in the top 3 on Amazon's Bestseller's list in the US, France, Canada, Germany and Australia. 'Bank 3.0', his previous book, was released in 8 languages and ranked as a finance bestseller in 19 countries.

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