The cost of stopping the boats has been calculated at more than $9.6 billion since 2013, and will be another $5.7 billion over the next four years, according to a study by Save the Children and UNICEF. 11 more words
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Demographic changes affect economic growth, inflation, retirement savings and investment. It can force large shifts in cyclical economic patterns and change the global economic landscape dramatically. 1,382 more words
By Daniel Amerman – Re-Blogged From http://www.Gold-Eagle.com
1) Financial analysis of the three way relationship between interest rates, inflation and the U.S. national debt.
2) Higher interest rates causing higher interest payments on the $20 trillion national debt would ordinarily cause soaring deficits over time. 2,950 more words
A cyclical shift in the budget deficit which threatens the US economy has begun to take place, the strength of the $ as the global reserve currency is being tested and the national debt in the US is forcing the market to question its ability to repay it’s debts. 1,370 more words
American politics has become so damn boring that it is too silly for words…..but that may soon change….
It is now September and the Congress returns to what they call work…..and they are faced with several options for failure….deficit…..taxation….budgetary debate….none of these will bode well for the GOP….they do not have a reliable partner in the White House…. 455 more words
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JAKARTA — During the first months of this year, President Joko Widodo was an embattled leader grappling with Indonesia’s most serious political and religious tensions in two decades. 874 more words