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IMF’s epic plan to conjure away debt and dethrone bankers

by Ambrose Evans-PritchardThe Telegraph So there is a magic wand after all. A revolutionary paper by the International Monetary Fund claims that one could eliminate the net public debt of the US at a stroke, and by implication do the … Continue reading

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My 2011 Year-end Summary

Despite the recent turbulence in the markets during the last half of the year, largely attributable to sovereign debt problems in the Euro area, we are becoming much more optimistic as the previously weak recovery continues to gain strength. Many … Continue reading

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Economic Diagnosis: It’s Still the Collapsed Money Supply

Money Isn’t Changing Hands Fast Enough (Velocity) by Charles Rotblut, CFA June 26, 2011 Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke continues to be the enemy of savers. On Wednesday, the Boston Red Sox fan reiterated his belief that interest rates should … Continue reading

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Four Sick Patients

Four Rather Sick Patients “If I were BoJ, I would set a trap for all the currency speculators in the world. I would intervene in the currency market, appearing unsuccessfully, to lure speculators to commit more and more funds. I … Continue reading

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The Mid-Term Elections are Over… Yet it ain’t Over.

by Joe Our financial system and our economy nearly collapsed over two years ago. With proper management we should have recovered, but we haven’t. Unemployment, the one thing that voters see and feel, front and center, remains the highest it’s … Continue reading

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China Hides Inflation, Money Inflation

by Patrick Chovanec http://www.businessweek.com/news/2010-10-19/china-hides-rampant-inflation-in-money-binge-patrick-chovanec.html Oct. 20 (Bloomberg) — Money, money everywhere. At least that’s what it feels like at the moment in China. Awash in luxury cars, condos and expensive jewelry, the Chinese are enjoying what looks to be an … Continue reading

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