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Why The Greater Recession Will Be Dollar Bearish

By Michael Pento – Re-Blogged From http://www.gold-eagle.com

The Great Recession of 2008 provided markets with an interesting irony: As the US economy was collapsing under the weight of crumbling home prices, investors curiously flocked to the US dollar under the guise of “The Safety Trade.” 679 more words

GDP & Employment

Opinion: Sara Haq's perspective on Emerging markets expertise

Guest post by Sara Haq

It is impossible to know everything about emerging markets business. Even if one could know all of the pertinent information at any given moment in time, emerging markets are by definition undergoing incredible amounts of rapid change. 230 more words

Emerging Economies

Capturing China’s $5 trillion productivity opportunity | McKinsey & Company

It won’t be easy, but shifting to a productivity-led economy from one focused on investment could add trillions of dollars to the country’s growth by 2030. 774 more words

China Alert

Biffy Clryo, Orion Nebula and V One

Good morning all. Yesterday the Scottish band Biffy Clyro announced that they have created a virtual reality music video. They are calling it the “UK’s first immersive music video” which I feel that the UK band… 557 more words

Virtual Reality

The Hubble Cantata

The stars were certainly out in Brooklyn last night. I mean gazillions of stars — more stars than I have ever seen here in our light-polluted city. 457 more words


Epigenetics guides DNA repair

Cell undergoes numerous divisions during which DNA is replicated. Errors are often introduced during this replication process and need to be corrected. DNA repair enzymes play a crucial role in this repair process However, the mechanism by which the cell distinguishes its pre- and post-replicative stage have been hitherto unknown. 353 more words


Start-ups eye Brazil’s ever-growing eCommerce

Despite the recent political turmoil and recession, Brazil’s eCommerce continues to grow. In 2015, online sales grew 15.3% in value and 3% in volume compared to 2014, according to ebit – the Brazilian eCommerce association. 301 more words