Blog/Economics

Is This a Bubble?

QUESTION: Mr. Armstrong, My wife and I are trying to buy a second home. We live in Wisconsin and want a place somewhere warm. We are trying to buy in Florida, but [...]

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Raising the Minimum Wage

The Democrats stuffed into the $1.9 trillion stimulus package a hike in the minimum wage from $7.25 for covered nonexempt employees to $15. Many states also have [...]

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The Strange Events of Chance Behind Economic Revolutions

This is an engraving with a modern watercolor of machines making cotton thread by performing mechanical versions of carding drawing and roving in a mill in [...]

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PRIVATE BLOG – Return of Inflation

PRIVATE BLOG – Return of Inflation Private blog posts are exclusively available to Socrates subscribers. To sign-up for Socrates or to learn more, please [...]

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Unemployment & Velocity

  The Democrats are really destroying jobs and the economy in order to bring about Biden’s Build Back Better agenda created by Klau Schwab. They are [...]

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Green Protectionism

The world bashed Trump saying America First was protectionist. Those at the World Economic Forum were vehemently against him and his policies. Well now we have the [...]

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Opinion v Fact

COMMENT: Marty, Each day I read reports from so called reputable people expressing what they think might happen given the backdrop today. It is laughable. Most do [...]

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The Devastation of Lockdowns – Freedom is now a Luxury

When we look at 2020, it will be a year most prefer to forget. Overall, productivity decreased 4.8% in Q4 2020 while unit labor costs increase sharply by 6.8% [...]

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PRIVATE BLOG – Is Inflation Finally Here?

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The Modern Day Exodus from New York

Florida is showing the world that we can still have a normal life and COVID is even less than places like New York which has destroyed businesses, its economy, and [...]

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