Archive For: May 2016

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Japan Data Dump-------Mostly Dumping All Over Abenomics

Ten days ago, it was reported that the Bank of Japan for the first time set aside reserves against expected losses should its massive portfolio of JGB’s finally move toward QQE success. The main part of all this “stimulus” has been the accumulation of primarily government bonds at massive premiums. If it were ever to...

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The Federal Reserve Has Created an Unprecedented Disaster for Pension Funds

When it comes to the Fed, Congress is mired in hypocrisy. The anti-regulation, de-regulation crowd on Capitol Hill shuts its mouth when it comes to the most powerful regulators of all – you and the Federal Reserve. Meanwhile, Congress goes along with the out-of-control, private government of the Fed—unaccountable to the national legislature. Moreover, your […]

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Mood Swings-----The Chicago ISM's Got Vertigo

The ISM Chicago Business Barometer PMI fell back below 50 again in May, the ninth time in the past sixteen months that the index came out under the supposed dividing line. It is more likely, however, that US businesses especially in manufacturing just don’t know what to make of the past year and a half...

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The Debt Binge This Time-----The Corporate C-Suites Have Borrowed Trillions To Fund Financial Engineering, Not Growth

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Hillary's Other $225,000 Speech-------Paid By Law Firm Suing Trump University

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$50 Oil Is No Panacea------Global Deflation Still Looming Ahead

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Mind The Price-To Sales Ratio-----Now The Highest Ever

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The Bourne-Mises Synthesis-------An Historic Critique Of War And Its Origins

The breakout of World War I upended many lives, including those of two great thinkers: the Austrian economist Ludwig von Mises and the American journalist Randolph Bourne. The young Mises had just revolutionized the economics of money and the business cycle. And he was on the verge still more breakthroughs when his career was interrupted […]

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Why Management Is Incentivized To Fabricate Earnings: It's All About non-GAAP Bonuses

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The Rapid Spread Of Ad Blockers------Why The Next Billion Mobil Users My Be Invisible

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