• Steve H. Hanke
    05/04/2016 - 08:00
    Authored by Steve H. Hanke of The Johns Hopkins University. Follow him on Twitter @Steve_Hanke. A few weeks ago, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) sprang a surprise. It announced that a...

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testosteronepit's picture

“You Can Lose Freedom Only Once”

European Union Eurozone Greece Israel Japan KIM Monetary Policy North Korea recovery Swiss National Bank Switzerland Swiss Minister of Defense speaks up while Merkel joins the Axis of Evil


williambanzai7's picture

THe WaR On DouCHe BaGS...

Step right up folks. The circus is back in town. Forget about the War on Women, same sex marriage and American Idol. Let this be your main distraction!


4closureFraud's picture

Because Someone Had To Say It

Corruption Creditors default Foreclosures goldman sachs Goldman Sachs Moral Hazard NADA Racketeering If you aren’t part of the solution, which is real relief for victims of fraud, fraud, fraud, fraud, then you are part of the problem.


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Germany Could Pull Out of the Euro Before Spain is Even "Saved"

Belgium default Estonia Finland France Germany Greece Ireland Italy Netherlands Nicolas Sarkozy Portugal Reality Reuters Slovakia Transaction Tax Months ago, I forecast that Germany will walk before it goes “all in” on the EU to prop up everyone else. I believe that day is fast approaching. Unless Angela Merkel wants to commit political suicide, she will be forced to protect Germany’s domestic issues. Whether this comes as a result of Germany pre-emptively leaving the Euro or doing so after one of the PIIGS has already left remains to be seen. But in the end, Germany WILL WALK IF IT HAS TO.


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Does JPM Stand For "Just Pulling More Muppet'" Wool Over Analyst's Eyes?

Bear Stearns Ben Bernanke Ben Bernanke Fail Investment Grade Lehman Lehman Brothers ratings Ratings Agencies Restricted Stock WaMu Washington Mutual Why hasn't anyone realized that JPM actually had negative revenue growth despite muppet maven analyst proclamations of the contrary?


GoldCore's picture

Russia Buys 0.5 Million Ounces and Bank of Korea “Needs To Buy More” Gold

Barclays Brazil BRICs Central Banks China Federal Reserve Greece Hong Kong India Italy Jamie Dimon JPMorgan Chase KIM Mexico Precious Metals Reuters Standard Chartered Turkey Twitter Twitter Wall Street Journal Yen Yuan "Unlike other financial instruments, gold doesn't produce interest. But given its symbolic presence and usefulness as a safe haven in times of crisis, the BOK needs to buy more. We may do so this year," he said.


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RuMoRS oF EuRoPeaN RaTiNG AGeNCY SHeNaNiGaNS...

Rating Agency Europe's approaching "Madoff Moment"...


EB's picture

7 Questions for Jamie Dimon that no Member of Congress had the Courage to Ask

B+ Bear Stearns Blackrock Bond CRAP ETC fixed George Soros Jamie Dimon Lehman Lehman Brothers MF Global New York Fed None Prison Time recovery Sovereign Debt Transparency Wall Street Journal And since it's Mr. Moneybags, one "bonus" question for the readers regarding Maiden Lane fraud and the subsequent cover up when the GAO came a knockin'


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ZH Evening Wrap Up 6/20/12

Bond China headlines Institutional Investors News & headlines from the day


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GReeCe: WiDe DeBT LoaD...

Greece Wait until they get a load a this in Berlin!


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