Blog/Economics

Economic Confidence on the Decline

Americans have lost faith in the economy after a year of runaway inflation and incompetent leadership. The Economic Confidence Index (ECI) fell to -33 last week, [...]

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Why Austrian School of Economics is Outdated

QUESTION: Marty; would you comment on David Stockman’s insistence that the fundamental consequence of 30 years of Fed-fueled financial asset inflation is that [...]

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Is COVID Following the Economics of the Black Plague?

While just about every historical piece on the Black Plague you will read tells the story from the plague perspective. However, I look at history differently. I [...]

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PRIVATE BLOG – The EU Inflation Outlook

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PRIVATE BLOG – The Economic Future From Here

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Biden Admits He Does Not Understand Inflation

Biden acknowledged that he does not understand economics or what is driving inflation. “Today, I am here to talk about one of the most prescient economic concerns [...]

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Powell on the “Economic Exit from the Pandemic”

At last, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has begun speaking independently as he departs from the Biden agenda. Former President Trump and Powell notoriously [...]

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Stagflation is Here

QUESTION: When do we talk about stagflation? F ANSWER: We are already experiencing it. Normally, the standard definition of “stagflation” has been [...]

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Inflation to Rise into 2034?

Inflation continued to surge, reaching 5.4% in September. Janet Yellen has never been right about anything and keeps calling this “transitory,” as if it [...]

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PRIVATE BLOG – The IMF Forecasting A Great Depression

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