Doug CaseyFounder, Casey Research

Doug Casey

Best-selling author, world-renowned speculator, and libertarian philosopher Doug Casey has garnered a well-earned reputation for his erudite (and often controversial) insights into politics, economics, and investment markets.

Doug is widely respected as one of the preeminent authorities on “rational speculation,” especially in the high-potential natural resource sector.

Doug literally wrote the book on profiting from periods of economic turmoil: his book Crisis Investing spent multiple weeks as #1 on the New York Times bestseller list and became the best-selling financial book of 1980 with 438,640 copies sold; surpassing big-caliber names, like Free to Choose by Milton Friedman, The Real War by Richard Nixon, and Cosmos by Carl Sagan.

Then Doug broke the record with his next book, Strategic Investing, by receiving the largest advance ever paid for a financial book at the time. Interestingly enough, Doug’s book The International Man was the most sold book in the history of Rhodesia. And his most recent releases Totally Incorrect (2012) and Right on the Money (2013) continue the tradition of challenging statism and advocating liberty and free markets.

He has been a featured guest on hundreds of radio and TV shows, including David Letterman, Merv Griffin, Charlie Rose, Phil Donahue, Regis Philbin, Maury Povich, NBC News, and CNN; has been the topic of numerous features in periodicals such as Time, Forbes, People, and the Washington Post; and is a regular keynote speaker at FreedomFest, the world’s largest gathering of free minds.

Doug has lived in 10 countries and visited over 175. Today you’re most likely to find him at La Estancia de Cafayate (Casey’s Gulch), an oasis tucked away in the high red mountains outside Salta, Argentina. Cafayate most resembles the isolating beauty of Bryce Canyon, Utah combined with the lush vineyards of Napa Valley. Residents enjoy economic and social freedoms not found in the US and some of the best wine and golf on the planet.

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Doug Casey on Worldwide Debt Levels

Legendary contrarian investor Doug Casey provides a concise summary of what's shifted in the US government's debt situation over the past few generations… and why it's an ominous change.

Doug Casey: “Government shutdown? I wish…”

Why a real government shutdown would be the best thing that could happen to Americans

C-SPAN “Book TV” Interview with Doug Casey

Doug Casey on political correctness, history and philosophy, and more.

Kitco Interview with Doug Casey at FreedomFest

Doug Casey on political correctness, international living and diversification, and much more.

Doug Casey on Internationalizing Your Cash

The time-tested way to protect what's rightfully yours is becoming increasingly difficult, but more urgent than ever.

Doug Casey on Internationalization

Best-selling author Doug Casey discusses why expatriating from the West will become much more difficult in the coming years...

Doug Casey Refutes Common Hesitations to Internationalize

How the serf mentality traps most Americans.