On the first half of the Goldstein on Gelt Show, Dr. Douglas Scharre, a neurologist at Ohio State University, speaks about dementia, Alzheimer's disease, and other disorders that affect the mental faculties of older people. How do you know if youre just a little forgetful, or if youre developing the first signs of something more serious? Find out about Dr. Scharre's new test and more by listening to this interview.
In part 2 of the show, Eswar Prasad, professor of economics at Cornell University and author of The Dollar Trap: How the U.S. Dollar Tightened Its Grip on Global Finance, speaks about the role of the dollar as the worlds reserve currency and how this has affected the global economy. Hear more about the dollar trap on this week's Goldstein on Gelt Show.