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Janet Yellen is greatly concerned

Janet Yellen is the current chairman…um, chairwoman…er, chairperson of the Federal Reserve System.  And Janet is “greatly concerned” about the rise in income inequality in the U.S… 1,402 more words

Bastards

Alan Greenspan on gold

http://bastiat.mises.org/2014/10/greenspan-on-gold-again/

This is a short article on Alan Greenspan’s take on gold before his term as Fed Chairman and then afterwards. If only he might have been willing to stick to his beliefs, we might not be in the position that we find ourselves in today. 133 more words

Limited Government

How The Fed Blew Its Most Important Job For Over Three Years

Transparency, audits, regulatory powers and accountability; all these are necessary ingredients that we have to demand of our finance industry. We have the right to demand that our lawmakers hold Wall Street to a specific moral code because despite what the finance industry seems to think, they do not exist in a vacuum. 212 more words

'Too Big To Fail' Is Back—And Wall Street Says It's More Dangerous Than Ever

“I reject the narrative that the current state of affairs is simply the result of the actions of isolated rogue traders or a few bad actors within these firms. 921 more words

Emas Masih Bertengger Di Level Tinggi Jumat Lalu

PT.BESTPROFIT PEKANBARU – Emas diperdagangkan di bawah level tinggi lima minggu, kian mendekati kenaikan mingguan untuk pertama kalinya sejak Juli. Spekulasi mengenai sinyal-sinyal perlambatan global yang dipimpin oleh Eropa diperkirakan akan menjadi faktor penunda kenaikan suku bunga AS. 133 more words

EMAS

Pseudo-Science

While the whole article is well worth reading, especially as it includes a quotation from Richard Feynman which I have already used in this blog, as it pretty much sums up the core beliefs of conventional economics: 393 more words

Government