Principles for Dealing with the Changing World Order w/ William Green and Ray Dalio

Aligned Center member and author William Green has recently become a co-host on Stig Brodersen’s The Investor’s Podcast Network.

William is former Editor of the Asian, European, Middle Eastern and African editions of Time magazine, author and editor of The Great Minds of Investing, featuring profiles and portraits of 33 famous investors, including Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger, co-author and editor of several books, including Guy Spier’s acclaimed memoir, The Education of a Value Investor, and most recently, author of Richer, Wiser, Happier: How the World’s Greatest Investors Win in Markets and Life.

In this first podcast of 2022, William Green interviews Ray Dalio, the legendary founder of the world’s largest hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates. Dalio explains how to position ourselves to survive and thrive in changing world order.

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0:00:00 – Intro

0:04:36 – Why Dalio Wrote His New Book: The Changing World Order

0:12:28 – Why Dalio Believes the U.S. Is in Danger of a Dramatic and Turbulent Decline.

0:37:50 – Why Dalio Warns That Cash and Bonds Are Terrible Bets in Today’s Environment.

0:43:12 – Is Bitcoin a Speculative Craze or a Smart Hedge Against Inflation?

0:50:57 – How China Is Rapidly Rising to Become the World’s Dominant Power.

1:04:22 – Why Dalio Views Diversification as “The Most Important Thing”.

1:11:01 – How to Succeed by Being “Radically Truthful”.

1:20:32 – How a Disastrous Mistake Turned Into One of the Best Experiences of Dalio’s Life.

1:26:46 – How Meditation Has Strengthened Dalio’s Creativity, Equanimity, and Resilience.

1:41:50 – What Dalio Has Learned From the Devastating Loss of His Son.

1:45:17 – Why Dalio’s Faith in the Power of Evolution Makes Him Hopeful for the Future



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