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The Real Story Behind The True Magnitude Of The New Home Sales Collapse

Comparing the growth of the number of full time jobs versus the growth in new home sales starkly illustrates both the horrible quality of new jobs, and how badly ZIRP has served the US economy. 276 more words

Fed chiefs gather for Yellen pep rally

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen participated in a roundtable with three of her predecessors: Ben Bernanke, Alan Greenspan and Paul Volcker, Thursday in Manhattan.

To begin with there was no disagreement between the four Fed chiefs, which represented 37 years of Fed leadership, which is 1/3rd of the history of the private institution. 358 more words

Economy

Donald Trump is flying high

Donald Trump is a rich man and there is no doubt that Trump has done a great job. That being said, he didn`t build his empire from zero. 1,070 more words

Stock Market

Second Guessing the FED

A HISTORICAL CHAIR REVIEW

By Arthur Chalekian GEPC

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AN AGE OLD AMERICAN PASTIME

Americans have been speculating about the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy choices – rate hikes, rate declines, quantitative easing, etc. 479 more words

Investing

The Top 10 all-time articles at FauxCapitalist.com by 2015

Here are the Top 10 all-time articles at FauxCapitalist.com by the end of 2015:

1) Dr. Stan Monteith, a 35-year orthopedic surgeon on Jeff Bauman’s leg amputations: “I believe that this young man was an actor” (2013) 119 more words

Quo Vadis Gold?

Gold is a symbol of power and truth, and yet it is suppressed. The reason gold is in jail is so that the dollar is  free to be the official currency of the world. 648 more words

Russia

Why Paul Volcker was key to Jimmy Carter's economic legacy

It’s not a compliment when a president’s economic record is compared to that of Jimmy Carter’s, who held office during a troubled economy. Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump and Ted Cruz have bemoaned President Barack Obama’s slow growth economy as similar to Carter’s. 1,080 more words

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