Dr. Faber is the editor of the widely read Gloom Boom and Doom Report. We ask the legendary editor to give us his best guess on the looming bond-market crash. You may be surprised to hear his time-frame. Plus, we cover GMO’s (again and for the last time), Detroit’s corruption, Asia’s nightlife, and as always, our listener mail bag. Interviewed by Frank Curzio / S & A Radio
Dr Marc Faber was born in Zurich, Switzerland. He went to school in Geneva
and Zurich and finished high school with the Matura. He studied Economics at
the University of Zurich and, at the age of 24, obtained a PhD in Economics
magna cum laude.
Between 1970 and 1978, Dr Faber worked for White Weld & Company Limited
in New York, Zurich and Hong Kong. Since 1973, he has lived in Hong Kong.
From 1978 to February 1990, he was the Managing Director of Drexel Burnham
Lambert (HK) Ltd. In June 1990, he set up his own business, MARC FABER
LIMITED which acts as an investment advisor and fund manager.
Dr Faber publishes a widely read monthly investment newsletter "The Gloom
Boom & Doom Report" report which highlights unusual investment opportunities,
and is the author of several books including "Tomorrow's Gold – Asia's Age of
Discovery" which was first published in 2002 and highlights future investment
opportunities around the world. "Tomorrow's Gold" was for several weeks on
Amazon's best seller list.