Archive For: July 2016

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The Real Reason the “Rich Get Richer”

  Time the Taskmaster DUBLIN – “Today’s money,” says economist George Gilder, “tries to cheat time. And you can’t do that.” It may not cheat time, but it cheats far easier marks – consumers, investors, and entrepreneurs.   Tempus fugit – every action humans undertake has to take time into account. In the economy, interest […]

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Coming Soon: Trumped! and The New Contra Corner

I am in the throes of finishing a book on the upheaval represented by the Trump candidacy and movement. It is an exploration of how 30 years of Bubble Finance policies at the Fed, feckless interventions abroad and mushrooming Big government and debt at home have brought America to its current ruinous condition.

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Mind The Bull Trap: 3-Standard Deviation Extremes And The False 'Breakout' Of September/October 2007

“3 Things” is a weekly post of thoughts I am pondering, usually contrarian, with respect to the markets, economy or portfolio management. Comments and thoughts are always welcome via email,  Twitter, and/or Facebook....

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Sultan Erdogan, Gulen's Terrorists, the CIA's Money and False Flags Galore

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The Gaping Hole At The GOP Convention: Jobs And Growth

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Becoming Japan-----Why Global Growth Is Slumping

The risk of a global recession is edging up, as the global slowdown we first noted last fall continues (ICO Essentials, September 2015). This danger is heightened because longer-term trend growth is slowing in every Group of Seven (G7) economy, as dictated by simple math: growth in output per hour, i.e., labor productivity – plus growth in the potential labor force – a proxy for hours worked – adding up to real GDP growth.

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Stampede To Yield------Global Corporate Credit Heading To $75 Trillion, Growing Risk Of "Crexit"

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Share Of Income Spent On Rent At Generational High-------Near 50% In Cities Like LA

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Global Warming Expedition Stopped In Its Tracks By Arctic Sea Ice

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Saudi Clerics Issue Fatwa No. 21,758-------Ban Pokémon Go!

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