Category: Economy

Gold To 5000 Dollars

from Sprout Money ‘We are in a currency war’ says Jim Rickards, writer of The Death of Money. In 2011 we saw a weaker dollar, today we see a stronger dollar and Jim Rickards expects that we will see a...

DEATH BY DEFLATION

by Andrew Hoffman, Miles Franklin This weekend, a reader sent me a Forbes article with one of the most clueless, disingenuous themes imaginable; i.e., “there is zero evidence (repealing Glass-Steagall in 1999) unleashed the financial crisis.” I have always been...

2015: The Year of Default

by Jeff Nielson, Bullion Bulls Canada Making New Year “predictions” used to be an automatic, beginning-of-the-year exercise, to the point where readers generally expected such pieces from the pundits they follow. However, it is an activity which has died-out somewhat,...

2015: A World Ruled by Hubris, Willful Blindness and Desperation

by Charles Hugh Smith, Washington’s Blog Issuing lies and pursuing willful blindness is not leadership: it’s failure on a grand scale. Rather than issue predictions for 2015, this week I’ll cover themes that I believe will be consequential in the...

The Manhattan Project

by Bill Holter, Gold Seek Hopefully everyone is refreshed and ready to start the new year after spending the holidays with friends and family! During the holidays, I had a chance to shut down a bit and just observe what’s...