Harvard Warns About The Nation's "Housing Affordability Crisis"

As the report marks its 30th anniversary, this year’s report suggests the housing market is overbought, immobile, and unequal. The influential Harvard think tank even believes the American housing sector is broken, as “income inequality has helped to fuel today’s housing affordability challenges.”

  • Jun 21, 2018 5:15 PM
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Is The United States On A Road To Becoming Ungovernable?

The only reason any form of government works is because enough people buy into the narrative that the government is legitimate and should be respected.  Here in the United States, fewer and fewer people are buying into that narrative...

  • Jun 21, 2018 4:58 PM
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Inflation Fears Spike To 30 Year Highs

Hidden deep in the narrative-busting Philly Fed survey plunge this morning was an alarming data point that may better explain the slump in stocks than mere disappointing headlines would suggest.

  • Jun 21, 2018 2:45 PM
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Britain In Panic As Trump-Putin Summit Looms

A senior western diplomatic source said that a Trump-Putin meeting before the Nato summit would cause “dismay and alarm”, adding: “It would be a highly negative thing to do.”

  • Jun 21, 2018 12:53 PM
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US Homes Are Least Affordable Since 2008

The still-tight supply in the US housing market is helping drive home prices higher, creating a crisis of affordability that has placed homes financially out of the reach of many millennials.

  • Jun 21, 2018 12:33 PM
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The US-China Trade War Summarized In One Chart

If implemented, the total amount of tariffs the Trump administration has proposed on China would rise from around $500bn to nearly $800bn, or about 4 times the cumulative amount that had been proposed as of a month ago.

  • Jun 21, 2018 11:10 AM
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