Category Archives: Business cycle

The Rocky Road of a Trump Presidency

“Is a real civil war possible?” Source: Doug Casey on Why Trump Came Out on Top






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Is Trump Going to be The Patsy?

“2017 is going to be a bumpy ride, and Trump will make a great scapegoat for what the elite have in store.” Source: “He Won Because The Elites WANT HIM There, The Global Economy WILL Collapse”






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Where is the Price of Gold Headed?

Source: This Is What Gold Does In A Political Crisis, “Trump Might Actually Win” Edition






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The Federal Reserve’s assault on the bottom 95% of Americans

“Central banks seeking to boost inflation are waging financial war on the bottom 95% of households.” Source: The Disaster Of Inflation… For The Bottom 95%






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Robert Wenzel dissects the ATT/Time Warner deal

Is this the top of the stock market?  






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If Hillary wins, get ready for a massive increase in the size of the federal government 

Robert Wenzel lays it out.  






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If Hillary wins…

…buckle your seat belts.   “A dispatch from the near-future…” Source: After Trump loses: An ominous American future imagined






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Bull or bear market ahead?

“Last Monday, I discussed why you should be worried about corrections due to the damage inflicted upon your investment capital and the time required to “get back…” Source: Past Is Prologue: New Secular Bull Or A Repeat Of The 70’s … Continue reading






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Stockman’s new book, Trumped, reviewed by Justin Raimondo

I have started reading David Stockman’s new book last week.  It is everything Raimondo says it is.  Read it.   “I have to admit to being alternately puzzled and depressed that I seemed to be the only libertarian with a major … Continue reading






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The importance of free-market interest rates

“The first lesson of economics is scarcity: There is never enough of anything to satisfy all those who want it. The first lesson of politics is to disregard the first lesson of economics.” Thomas Sowell Source: Interest Rates and the … Continue reading






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The three bubbles

“The chaos that will arise as trillions of dollars, yen, yuan and euros, etc. try to crowd through the fire exits as the asset bubbles pop will be monumental, and the spikes in small asset class prices as the hot … Continue reading






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The anti-people central bankers

“The media has again begun focusing on the fact that most Americans surveyed have less than $1,000 in their savings accounts.” Source: Thanks to Central Banks, Saving Rates Are Declining Worldwide | Mises Wire






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Open memo to Donald Trump

To:  Donald Trump From:  Murray Sabrin At last night’s debate you missed an opportunity to make the case that income inequality, reoccurring bubbles and lower living standards for both low and middle-income families are the direct result of the Federal … Continue reading






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Out of the blue?  

“Here are nine ‘black swan’ events in recent memory that profoundly changed markets, ranging from the Asian financial crisis of 1997 to the more current Brexit.” Source: Black Swans: 9 Recent Events That Changed Finance Forever






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How big will the next one be?

Source: The Next Recession Looms Large | Euro Pacific Capital






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