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Deflation Is In The House

I’ve mentioned before that there are only two prices that matter, energy and labor. The price of crude oil is a pretty good proxy for energy, and that’s declining. 118 more words

Government

Eye Crosser #3: Interest Rates

If you don’t know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else.

Yogi Berra

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Blogging101

How To Identify A Classic Bubble

By Michael Pento – Re-Blogged From http://www.Silver-Phoenix500.com

One of the most ironic and fascinating characteristics about an asset bubble is that central banks claim they can’t recognize one until after it bursts. 1,061 more words

GDP & Employment

A 30-50% Stock Plunge ‘Would Not Be A Surprise’

By HENRY BLODGET – Re-Blogged From http://davidstockmanscontracorner.com

As regular readers know, for the past ~21 months I have been worrying out loud about US stock prices. 904 more words

GDP & Employment

PHIL GRAMM: Dodd-Frank’s Nasty Double Whammy

Wall Street Journal –— The legislation has hit the banking industry hard, hurting the recovery. Worse is its effect on the rule of law. 91 more words

Politics

A Common Currency Is NOT A Cause Of Economic Problems!

By Steve Saville – Re-Blogged From http://www.Silver-Phoenix500.com

A popular view these days is that the euro is a failed experiment because economically and/or politically disparate countries cannot share a currency without eventually bringing on a major crisis. 691 more words

GDP & Employment