Category: Corruption

What’s the Real Unemployment Rate? That’s the Wrong Question

What’s the Real Unemployment Rate? That’s the Wrong Question

Numbers like gross domestic product (GDP) and the unemployment rate no longer provide insight into how our economy works. As the status quo narratives and metrics lose their explanatory value, defenders of the status quo frantically leap into attack mode,...

The Chilling Thing CEOs of Corporate America Said about Jobs

The Chilling Thing CEOs of Corporate America Said about Jobs

Part of the “unfortunate new normal.” Corporate America has spoken again. The Business Roundtable, a lobbying group composed of the CEOs of the largest members of Corporate America, released its third quarter 2016 CEO Economic Outlook Survey today. And what it said about...

Why Governments Want a Central Bank-Issued Digital Currency

Why Governments Want a Central Bank-Issued Digital Currency

On January 20, 2016, People’s Bank of China (PBoC) released an announcement on its website about its digital currency conference. At the conference, the PBoC urged its digital currency team to speed up effort and release its own digital currency quickly. Similarly, Bank...

TPP/TTIP Has A Backup Plan, It’s Called CETA (Video)

Deutsche warns that corporate earnings are going to be a disaster going into 2017. TPP and the TTIP are having trouble, but to the central bankers and corporations it does not matter they have a backup plan called CETA. CDC...