CBDC, Stablecoins, DeFi and Web3

CBDC, Stablecoins, DeFi and Web3

Hello, friends from all over the world. Welcome to the English for Economists podcast.  This is podcast number 63. I am Alan Robert and I am very happy that you joined me today. Thank you for your support. It’s January 24th, 2023, and today our topic deals with the...
ChatGPT and AI

ChatGPT and AI

In this English lesson, we will look at words related to artificial intelligence and chatbots. A company called OpenAI (and remember, AI stands for ‘artificial intelligence’) released a product called ChatGPT at the end of last November. ChatGPT allows users to ask it...
The ‘Gig’ Economy

The ‘Gig’ Economy

In this English lesson, you will learn vocabulary related to the so-called ‘gig’ economy that is currently growing with leaps and bounds — words like gig, task, self-employed, and freelancer, among a few others.   Hello friends from all over the...
What on Earth Is a ‘Fintwit Schemer’?

What on Earth Is a ‘Fintwit Schemer’?

This English lesson looks at the meaning of these words and expressions: FinTwit; To Scheme; To Bilk; To ‘Pump and Dump’. Practice your listening and reading. Listen to the lesson and follow along with the script below. Listen to this headline that was...
Some Central Banks Are Stockpiling Gold

Some Central Banks Are Stockpiling Gold

In this lesson, you’ll hear words related to gold, and gold reserves. And, at the end of the podcast, I’ll share the correct pronunciation of some keywords in English. There will also be a chance for you to win a free English course, so stay tuned to hear this...