Category Archives: U.S. Dollar

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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Clueless central bankers

“As The World Economy Is Burning Central Bankers Are Clueless By Egon von Greyerz The more things change, the more they stay the same. The financial world loves focusing on some future event that the…” Source: As The World Economy … Continue reading






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You’ve been warned!

Source: How Jim Rogers Is Preparing






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Evil Harvard professor’s cash proposal

Robert Wenzel trounces  Kenneth Rogoff’s despicable idea.  






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Got cash?

“Starting today, the Royal Bank of Scotland will become the first bank in the U.K. to impose a negative interest rate on depositors.” Source: The Blessing of Cash






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The US dollar in a death spiral?

The evidence that the long term trend of the dollar is down.  Click for the link.






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Money printing madness

Source: Mindless Central Bank Lemmings Head Towards Cliff






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The Real Reason the “Rich Get Richer”

I have know this for more than 40 years.  The chickens are coming home to roost.  If Bernie had talked about the Federal Reserve, he would be the nominee.  Ditto for Rand Paul.  “Time the Taskmaster DUBLIN – “Today’s money,” … Continue reading






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Field trip with my colleagues to the Museum of American Finance

I spent this morning with three of my colleagues visiting the American Museum of Finance on Wall Street, down the street from the NYSE, the Trump building and a couple of blocks form the New York Fed.  Last week I … Continue reading






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US Dollar RIP?

Will all the Federal Reserve’s money printing lead to big collapse? Source: Get Ready for Dollar Destruction and the End Game






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Central bankers never learn

“The reason why anyone would buy negative-yielding debt is actually pretty simple: Because they have to.” Source: Negative rates leading to ‘day of reckoning’ fear on Wall Street






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Greenspan Warns A Crisis Is Imminent, Urges A Return To The Gold Standard

Greenspan is reverting to his 1966 analysis, Gold and Economic Freedom.   “We’re dealing now in very early days a crisis which has got a way to go.  If we went back on the gold standard and we adhered to … Continue reading






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Boycott the banks and money market funds?

I have been teaching Corporate Finance I, the introductory Finance course at Ramapo College’s business school, since 1985.  In the textbook’s chapter on interest rates, which is a standard discussion in all textbooks, students learn that the following equation, r … Continue reading






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The Zimbabwe solution to the debt limit is being planned in DC

Inflation is about to take off…http://www.economicpolicyjournal.com/2013/01/the-trillion-dollar-platinum-coin.html






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If history is a guide, Obama is toast in 2012

The latest Gallup Poll shows President Obama running neck and neck with top-tier Republican candidates Ron Paul, Mitt Romney, Rick Perry and Michele Bachmann for the presidency in 2012.  This is not surprising given the state of the economy, the … Continue reading






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