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The Economy is a Recipe, Not an Ingredient

The TV was the reason why I avoided economics early on. It only gave me snap shots of small incomprehensible pieces that didn’t make sense in the larger picture. 572 more words


New year jitters for bond markets as ECB cuts back stimulus

Reuters | Published — Tuesday 2 January 2018

There were New Year jitters for the bond markets as the ECB cut back on stimulus. (AFP) 573 more words

Stimulus and Response

What a way to celebrate the holiday! My poem “Stimulus and Response” is up at Horny Poetry Review this morning! It’s a little naughty and a little nice. Happy holidays, everyone!

The 24 hour wait

When Gurdjieff’s father died Gurdjieff was only nine years old. The father was poor. He called Gurdjieff close to him and told him, “I have nothing to give you as your inheritance. 876 more words

Corporate Musings

Next-Generation Crazy: The Fed Plans For The Coming Recession

By John Rubino – Re-Blogged From Dollar Collapse

nsanity, like criminality, usually starts small and expands with time. In the Fed’s case, the process began in the 1990s with a series of (in retrospect) relatively minor problems running from Mexico’s currency crisis thorough Russia’s bond default, the Asian Contagion financial crisis, the Long Term Capital Management collapse and finally the Y2K computer bug. 1,274 more words

GDP & Employment

China’s Indicators Point to Slowing Economy

With the Chinese leadership’s 2017 growth target secure, the economy showed signs of slowing in October after Beijing dialed back stimulus efforts and closed northern factories around a big Communist Party meeting. 505 more words