Tag Archives: Great Depression

Trump: the Lesser of Two Evils?

Reading time: 4,029 words, 12 pages, 9 to 16 minutes The good news is Hillary lost. The bad news is Trump won. Now that the hysteria of Trump’s election is beginning to wear off, it’s time to examine the 2016 … Continue reading

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No Recovery, Ever

Reading time: 5,145 words, lots of graphs, 12 to 20 minutes. Having watched the decline of the world’s economies for seven years now, it is becoming painfully obvious that there will never be a recovery. Things will never be the … Continue reading

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The Cupcake Index

Reading time: 579 words, 2 pages, 1 to 2 minutes. You may have heard about the ‘Skyscraper Index’, but I bet you haven’t heard about the ‘Cupcake Index’. That’s because I just invented it. The Skyscraper Index According to Wikipedia, … Continue reading

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Massive Worldwide Downturn Alert

Reading time: 4,380 words, 10 to 17 minutes. Another massive economic downturn is underway worldwide that will plunge the entire globe into another Greater Depression. Here we’ll focus on the U.S. downturn that has also begun in Canada. In the … Continue reading

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The Fourth Turning

Reading time: 5,323 words, 12 to 22 minutes One of the most prescient books I’ve recently read is William Strauss & Neil Howe’s 1997 The Fourth Turning subtitled “An American Prophecy – What the Cycles of History Tell Us About … Continue reading

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Mr. Global Economy – The Economic & Psychological Prognosis

Reading time: 2,516 words, 6 to 10 minutes Satyajit Das, who I consider one of the high priests of Finance, wrote the following hard-hitting global economic prognosis on the Prudent Bear. I re-print his introduction below with a link if … Continue reading

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Brief Collapse Update – September 16, 2012

Reading time: 2,700 words, 6 to 11 minutes. Ok, not so brief. There has been much in the news this week. U.S. QE 3 – Unlimited Bond Purchasing As I expected, Helicopter Ben Bernanke, U.S. Fed Chairman announced another round … Continue reading

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