Contributing Editors' Blog Entries

Pivotfarm's picture

Are you Short?

Well are you?

Capitalist Exploits's picture

You Want to Know the Truth About the World? Ask a Child...

Reality Rosenberg Children display beautiful and at times brutal honesty

EconMatters's picture

No Inflation, Thanks to ObamaCare

Federal Reserve Janet Yellen Obamacare Personal Income Purchasing Power Recession Stagflation Twitter Twitter The government now has another measure which under-reports inflation by accounting chicanery...

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The Chaos In Iraq Is By DESIGN

B+ Iran Iraq Israel Middle East national security Neocons None Obama Administration Turkey White House The Real History of the American Strategy for Iraq and the Middle East

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Hogan's Zeros...

Tim Knight from Slope of Hope's picture

Disrespect for Authority

Slope of Hope I was reminded of this by this story from Salt Lake City, which tells of an officer that was looking for a lost child. For reasons wholly unclear to me, in conducting a house-to-house search, this "peace" officer shot and killed a dog.

Pivotfarm's picture

Grandparents to the Financial Rescue

Great Depression Housing Bubble Recession I heard it said one day that I would never be as rich as my parents. They were baby-boomers, the people that benefited from the expansionary Thirty Glorious Years of the post-Second-World-War period.

EconMatters's picture

The Fed Misrepresenting Inflation to Justify Inept Policy

Central Banks CPI Fail Federal Reserve recovery Twitter Twitter Yield Curve The central banks need to downplay inflation, under-report it to justify their policies of the last five years...

Phoenix Capital Research's picture

Japan is Dropping Hints of a Potential Exit Strategy

Bank of Japan Japan Reuters Stagflation Yen Weak GDP growth with major currency devaluation? This is called stagflation. And it’s causing the Bank of Japan some doubt.  

Pivotfarm's picture

Thailand and Qatar: Human Trafficking

Iran Newspaper North Korea Saudi Arabia The annual human trafficking report has just been published by the US State Department in the Trafficking in Persons (TiP) report.

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Palo Alto Transformed

Commercial Real Estate ETC Housing Bubble Market Crash Real estate Slope of Hope When all the dust settles, Palo Alto is definitely going to look a lot more modern than it did when I first moved here. All I can say, though, is that when the current bubble finally bursts, whether it's next month or next decade, there are going to be an awfully lot of expensive, empty, class A office buildings situated around town, holding nothing but the memories of ping-pong games past.

Marc To Market's picture

Momentous EU Summit This Week

Eastern Europe European Union France Germany Italy An overview of the chess game being played out in Europe. 

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