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Breaking Russia’s Energy Stranglehold

Europe cannot afford to have its foreign and domestic policies dictated by Putin’s blackmail.

By Paul Driessen ~

European Union nations want to impose tougher economic sanctions on Russia for invading Ukraine and providing the missiles that shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17. 1,365 more words

Public Opinion

Centinel2012 reblogged this on Centinel2012 and commented:

The EU is in a bad spot of energy and Putin lets hope it works out for the EU!

The Hindu - 01 Oct 14 - A policy of status quo

The Hindu – 01 Oct 14 – A policy of status quo

The Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) decision to maintain status quo on interest rates… 573 more words

The Hindu

There's no inflation...

… say the PhD economists at the Fed and elsewhere.  The non-PhDs among us know better:

When I was in junior high, I interviewed my grandparents for a homework project.  62 more words


(What's Left of) Our Economy: A Wall Street Guru's Wage Inflation Fantasies

If you want a great example of how decoupled Wall Street is from the rest of the U.S. economy, take a look at investment guru Ed Yardeni’s “ 361 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy


“Change is the law of life.  And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.”

-John F. Kennedy… 1,169 more words


'1 US $ = 70 INR by 2016' - fanciful or realistic?

Currency exchange rate, inflation, interest rates, real interest rates, GDP growth rate, Current Account Deficit, FDI, FII, remittances, foreign flows, QE, Quantitative Easing – words and jargons that have penetrated our consciousness thanks to the innumerable reports that flash on our news feed.

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Brazil Central Bank Cuts Inflation Forecast on Slow Growth

Matthew Malinowski and Mario Sergio Lima – Bloomberg, 09/29/2014

Brazil’s central bank cut its 2014 inflation forecast, saying the world’s second-biggest emerging market will grow at a “disinflationary” pace over the next quarters. 114 more words

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