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The Economy Is A House Of Cards And It Will Come Crashing Down – Episode 1088

From X22 Report

Jobless claims are manipulated and they are stuck at four decade lows. Baltic Dry Index is dropping again. Second quarter GDP has been finalized at 1.4%, horrible. 171 more words

Economy

Surviving a Recession

It is no news that countries especially those that generate the majority of their revenue from the sale of crude, are currently leaking their wounds, no thanks to the continuous and astronomical decline in the price of crude oil in the world market. 499 more words

Fed Elects to Punt: Eyeing the End of the Year, FOMC Leaves Rate Unchanged Again

By Robert B. Segal, CFA, Atlantic Capital Strategies, Inc.

The Federal Reserve left its policy rate unchanged for a sixth straight meeting, saying it would wait for more evidence of progress toward its goals, while projecting that an increase is still likely by year-end. 812 more words

Asset Liability Management

NYTimes: Dignity and Sadness in the Working Class

This article gets into what the growth in inequality looks like from the white male middle class point of view. Lately these people have been painted as deplorables, but many aren’t. 140 more words

Rich Stay Rich Poor Stay Poor

Off the Rez

Post #353

We arrived at our summer place, it was the usual long drive, 13 hours.  It wasn’t too bad, it was spring.  We drove into a different time zone and saved and hour, so it was still light upon our arrival.   337 more words

A Perfect Way to Handle Imperfection?

I fuss ALL THE TIME about Merida’s high humidity, the heat, the pedal-to-the-metal drivers, taxes, corruption, the economy, the class system, and, and, and – I complain long, loud and frequently. 459 more words

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