malcolm adams, iaee

The Purposeful Economist

Purposeful Economics is applied economics which uses economic theory & quantitative methods to analyze business enterprises & the factors contributing to everyday life.


2008- Present

Purposeful Economist

Seeking to help the public as well as business owners increase their net worth and protect their assets.

2011 - Present

Adams Dynamics Group

Broadly defined, a holding company is a company that doesn’t have any operations, activities, or other active business itself. Instead, the holding company owns assets.

2017 - Present

Adams Dunlap Capital Management

A financial institution that is owned and operated by its members. The goal of a this financial cooperative is to act as a banking service.


Mr. Adams experienced many hardships as a young adult, including being on the autism spectrum and homeless from the ages of 17-21, he devoted himself to crushing any challenge thrown his way to escape his circumstances to expanding his companies to 4 cities (and counting).



Aiken Technical College


Harvard Business School Online


Economics 99%
Business Development 85%
Trading 71%
Networking 80%
Sales 85%


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Financial Literacy Director

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Financial Management Consultant