We talk to a marketing professor about the conservative boycott of Bud Light beer and the way our politics influence our purchasing decisions. Then, a financial security professor joins us to look at what led to the collapse of the First Republic Bank.
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Bud Light backlash: When politics shape our purchases
Many conservatives started boycotting Bud Light beer after Anheuser-Busch partnered with a social media influencer who is transgender. A marketing professor joins us to look at the ways our politics influence what we choose to buy or not buy.
What to make of the latest bank failure
We talk about why First Republic Bank was seized by regulators, whether we’re in the middle of a larger banking crisis, and what individuals should know going forward.
- Rob Ferrett Host
- Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
- Lorin Cox Producer
- Tim Peterson Producer
- Nooshin Warren Guest
- J. Michael Collins Guest
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