The Debt Ceiling Approaches | Joseph Wang & Dominique Dwor-Frecaut

Joseph Wang of and Dominique Dwor-Frecaut of Macro Hive return to Forward Guidance to update listeners on the U.S. debt ceiling, which may be breached as early as June. Filmed on May 25, 2023.

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(00:00) The Debt Ceiling

(10:09) What Happens When The Treasury Runs Out Of Money?

(18:20) Will The Fed Come To Rescue? (Yes, Say Dominique & Joseph)

(27:19) What Counts As A "Default"?

(32:21) MacroHive

(32:57) How Might The Market React?

(36:05) Are These "Magical Measures" Just A Temporary Fix?

(37:50) Payment Prioritization

(41:45) U.S. Treasury's Non-Marketable Debt Will Play A Key Role

(50:02) Potential For "Huge Liquidity Drain" As Treasury Plans On Issuing $1 Trillion In Bills Over The Next Six Months

(01:01:10) Dominique and Joseph's Views On The Economy

(01:08:20) Joseph's Updated Views On Banks

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