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Markets - PMs vs Stocks

   By Bob Shapiro

Precious Metals have been referred to as the Anti-Stock Market. It’s easy to see, looked at over long periods of time, that when Stock indices are in Bull Markets, Gold & Silver generally move downward. 560 more words

GDP & Employment

Harvard Fascist Rants About Negative Interest Rates

Source: Sprott Money by Jeff Nielson

Kenneth Rogoff is a Professor of Economics at Harvard University. Prior to that, from 2001 – 2003 Rogoff served as Chief Economist and Director of Research for the International Monetary Fund. 469 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

Presidential Priorities

   By Bob Shapiro

Steve Forbes recently urged incoming President Trump to make tax cuts a priority for the first week or so of his administration. While I also would like to reduce the burden of government on the Private, Productive sector of our Economy, I think that Mr Forbes desire shows more sympathy for Keynesianism than for Free Market / Conservative Economics. 535 more words

GDP & Employment

How Did We Get 2016 So Wrong?

By John Rubino – Re-Blogged From Dollar Collapse

Go through the late 2015/early 2016 articles published on this and similar sites and you’ll find a consensus that 2016 was going to be a really bad year. 722 more words

GDP & Employment

Pictures At An Exhibition

Sorry, Модест Петрович Мусоргский.

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