Do the hedge fund, private equity, and venture capital industries channel investment efficiently and in ways beneficial to the nation?
An overview of the hedge fund, private equity, and venture capital industries and the implications of their recent performance.
A Pro-Market Agenda for Financial Reform
The Empirical Case for a Financial Transaction Tax
Senator Josh Hawley talks with American Compass executive director Oren Cass about the empty platitudes and hypocrisy of “woke capital” and why conservatives must work to prioritize the needs of workers and families in their economic policy agenda.
On this episode of Critics Corner, Oren is joined by Jon Hartley, a visiting fellow at the Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity and a former senior policy advisor to the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee.
News & Commentary
PAIRAGRAPH—American Compass’s Oren Cass, in dialogue with Oaktree Capital’s Howard Marks, discusses the negative effects of the growth of the U.S. financial sector.
THE WASHINGTON POST—Christopher Ingraham features We’re Just Speculating Here…, writing that U.S. businesses are prioritizing shareholder profits over long-term investments, and the economy’s worse off for it.
FINANCIAL TIMES—American Compass executive director Oren Cass makes the case that fortunes are made in financial markets without benefiting the real economy.