Mottek On Money (August 11th, 2018)

Mottek On Money
Monday, August 13th
Turkey rattles investors nerves after the Turkish currency plunges against the US dollar. Trade tensions heat up as the US announces a doubling of tariffs on Turkish steel and aluminum imports. The LAEDC cheers Amazon and LA community colleges teaming up for a cloud computing certificate program. The first Milken Institute Calfiornia Policy Summit focuses on big issues including affordable housing. California State Treasurer John Chiang encourages the issuance of Green Bonds to fund major infrastructure projects.