Media & Press
Addison Wiggin’s work has been talked about by the Wall Street Journal, The Economist, New York Times, New York Times Magazine, Reuters, BusinessWeek, US News & World Report, Washington Times, Washington Post, Baltimore Sun, Chicago Tribune, San Francisco Chronicle, Los Angeles Times, The Daily Telegraph, and others.
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Download a PDF of four of our favorite I.O.U.S.A. Movie reviews from Variety, Roger Ebert and others.
View a selection of Addison’s published work, including pieces from his own, Demise of the Dollar…And Why It’s Even Better for Your Investments, Chris Mayer’s Invest Like a Dealmaker: Secrets From a Former Banking Insider, The Daily Reckoning, The 5 Min. Forecast and more. Download the PDF here.
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Archived Media Hits
| We’re Reflating A bust Bubble
In an interview with DNA India, Addison Wiggin describes why the yellow metal still rules, discusses the devastating effects of a dollar alternative, and where he see the next bubbles… Read On
| Addison Wiggin Interview by The Daily Bell
Addison Wiggin talks to the Daily Bell about the founding of Agora, the Empire of Debt and the Agora outlook: Deflation now, inflation later. Read on…
| The March of the Kakistocracy:
Recovery Partners' review of The New Empire of Debt
"...we agree with the majority of the arguments and we find the context and perspective that it brings to these issues refreshing, well researched and well-written. Unlike many of the writers in this space, the prose is not verbose, bombastic or shrill. This is a thoughtful and cogent treatment of the most important issue the World is facing today." Read On...
|Financial Reckoning Day Fallout
Addison Wiggin talks to Brian Sullivan, from FOX Business News, about his new book, Financial Reckoning Day Fallout, and what to expect from the economy in the years ahead.
|FOX Business: Generations Of Debt (Video)
I.O.U.S.A. author, Addison Wiggin, talks about his documentary that examines the national debt and its consquences for the United States and its citizens.
|FOX Business: Documentary on Debt (Video)
Addison Wiggin, I.O.U.S.A. executive producer and co-writer, discusses the documentary and how they translated a difficult concept into film.
|Bablegum: I Think We've Been Here Before (Video)
After the World Trade Center attacks of 9/11, the U.S. Congress quickly passed major legislation without fully understanding it. Now, in 2009, as we face a new crisis — a financial one — we wonder: is Congress paying attention this time? Michele Mitchell from film@11tv speaks I.O.U.S.A. author, Addison Wiggin.
|The New York Times Magazine: Beliveing [and Belivling and Beliving] In Bullion
The Daily Reckoning is a freewheeling Web site for libertarians, gold bugs and doom enthusiasts of every stripe. Its editorial director is Addison Wiggin, and before we met, I pictured an “Addison Wiggin” as an ancient gold-hoarding Yankee, and the offices of The Daily Reckoning as a cinder-block bunker patrolled by minutemen. I was wrong on both counts.
|The Economist: The Big Book Index
Ten books to tell you what's really going on.
THE season's ranking of political bestsellers illuminates some of the western world's deeper fears. History's colonial overhang, the perils of globalisation, America's chronic financial incontinence, modern morality, hyper-judgmental Christians, hypocritical liberals and angry British envoys who wear red socks. Everything but the kitchen sink, really.
|Indebted Ever After
A private-equity billionaire, a former federal government official and a Baltimore newsletter editor have made a documentary film that they hope can do what an endless parade of policy papers has not: Persuade Americans that debt has created a looming economic crisis that would make the Great Depression look like a market correction.
|The Motley Fool: Death of the Dollar
Wiggin’s view of the re-education of Alan Greenspan is decidedly uncharitable: They think he had it right in the first place, contending that the end result of our government’s debasing of the dollar and Americans’ irrational consumerism can only end in total disaster.
|MarketWatch: How To Profit from the Coming Collpase of The 'Empre of Debt'
Financial commodities traders of U.S. Treasurys and the dollar need to step back and ask themselves, why did Rome fall -- and is the "American Empire" about to repeat history?
|Roger Ebert: I.O.U.S.A. | 3.5 Stars!
...it accomplishes an amazing thing. It explains the national debt, the foreign trade deficit, the decrease in personal savings, how the prime interest rate works, and the weakness of our leaders.
|Seeking Alpha: I.O.U.S.A. Movie Is Well-Done and Informative
I enjoyed the movie and highly recommend it...the movie was well-done and informative, and the town hall disccussion was a useful add-on. Go see "I.O.U.S.A."
|NPR talks to Addison Wiggin (Audio)
Addison Wiggin on NPR's Mid-Day with Dan Roddricks answering listener calls and talking about national debt, financial policy and I.O.U.S.A.
|An Inconvenient Debt (Audio)
Addison Wiggin hopes that I.O.U.S.A. can educate the public and motivate people to understand what fiscal challenges face the country and how it impacts their lives.
|AM1440 KMED: Massive Buzz (Audio)
Bill Meyer of KMED (1440 AM) interviews Addison Wiggin, executive producer of I.O.U.S.A., about the massive buzz surrounding the movie and the Aug. 21 one time event.