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Global Debt Crisis II Cometh

By Mark O’Byrne – Re-Blogged From http://www.Silver-Phoenix500.com

Global debt ‘area of weakness’ and could ‘induce financial panic’ – King warns

– Global debt to GDP now 40 per cent higher than it was a decade ago – BIS warn – Global non-financial corporate debt grew by 15% to 96% of GDP in the past six years – US mortgage rates hit highest level since May 2014… 1,431 more words

GDP & Employment

Trump Will Be 'Fall Guy' for Fed's Mistakes

By Rob Williams – Re-Blogged From Newsmax

Peter Schiff, the chief executive of Euro Pacific Capital and financial commentator, said President Trump will end up getting blamed for market and economic turmoil caused by the Federal Reserve’s misguided policies. 764 more words

GDP & Employment

World Embraces Debt At Exactly The Wrong Time

By John Rubino – Re-Blogged From Dollar Collapse

Self-destruction usually happens in stages. At first there’s a binge in which the thrill outweighs the sense of transgression. 1,110 more words

GDP & Employment

Consumer Prices Soar as Core Inflation Posts Largest Gain in Year

By Thomson/Reuters – Re-Blogged From Newsmax

U.S. consumer prices rose more than expected in January, with a measure of underlying inflation posting its biggest gain in a year, strengthening expectations that price pressures will accelerate this year and prompt a faster pace of interest rate increases from the Federal Reserve. 528 more words

GDP & Employment

Potential Big Surprise for 2018

By Jeff Clark – Re-Blogged From GoldSilver.com

There’s a sneaky development underway, one that’s been off the radar of most investors. It contributed to the recent stock market plunge, and if it really takes hold it has major ramifications for the three G’s: groceries, gas, and gold. 504 more words

Monetary Policy

Rig For Stormy Weather

By Gary Christenson – Re-Blogged From Deviant Investor

What storm? The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW) reached another all-time high. Interest rates in the U.S. are yielding multi-decade lows, some say multi-century lows. 896 more words

GDP & Employment

David Stockman: Soaring Federal Deficits

By Rob Williams – Re-Blogged From Newsmax

David Stockman, the former budget director for President Ronald Reagan, said the spending plan now being hammered out in Congress will add trillions of federal debt and smother the U.S. 585 more words

GDP & Employment