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Deflationary Spiral Nonsense; Keynesian Theory vs. Practice
By Mish  4 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
darlag says Diva24 says Empirical evidence is not based on opinion It depends on your POV I guess. Synonyms include observational, experiential, speculative, etc. Certainly speculative would be opinion based. I suppose I could have...

Counting Sheep: French Government Faces Second No Confidence Vote in Six Months
By Mish  6 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
thunderlips11 says Speaking of voting left and getting neoliberal, the Center-left just won in Sweden, and suprise! The Center-left is refusing the Left any seats and instead wants Center-right unity government. The third biggest vote...

Landmark Fracking Study Finds No Water Pollution
By Straw Man  7 comments, latest 4 hours ago:
indigenous says This is typical of the reports from the EPA et al government agencies.

Good Read
By indigenous  1 comment, latest 4 hours ago:
indigenous says The graphs are rather striking don't you think?

Stop predicting the dollar will collapse
By iwog in Lafayette CA 94549   317 comments, latest 7 hours ago:
indigenous says bob2356 says So what's your point? Inflation is never even. Savers get killed, debtors do great. Been like that for 5000 years. No just for the last 100 years, as I have indicated....

1 in 5 need credit card to survive
By Call it Crazy  9 comments, latest 7 hours ago:
Analyzer says Blurtman says Try renting a car without one. I would just use it to buy the car, they keep increasing my limits.

Iwog Idiocy Strikes Again
By Reality  64 comments, latest 8 hours ago:
Call it Crazy says The Professor says Reality says Iwog Idiocy Strikes Again He's not an idiot, but he does seem more and more deranged lately. Reminds me of Roberto before the end. He certainly...

Why The Collapse Of Abenomics Is Important: It's A Large-Scale Failure Of Keyne
By mell in San Francisco CA 94116   8 comments, latest 16 hours ago:
bob2356 says mell says Either way, Keynesianism is totally impracticable these days which you can see by the crony-capitalist structure it has created in the US. It was always totally impractical in the real world....

The Great Keynesian Lunacy is Finally Beginning to End For Now
By mell in San Francisco CA 94116   1 comment, latest 23 hours ago:
indigenous says Infomercial?

Britain to include China's RMB as foreign currency reserve
By smaulgld  4 comments, latest 1 day ago:
smaulgld says APOCALYPSEFUCKisShostikovitch says The PRC is built on a pyramid of accounting fraud that would make Countrywide look like The Sisters of Saint Joseph. Agree 100% but the Fed's recent $4 Trillion QE printing...

China, Russia to increase reciprocal investment
By smaulgld  15 comments, latest 1 day ago:
SoftShell says At PatNet? I can believe that..... Strategist says That technology of getting into my asshole was probably invented here,

We're Number 32!
By Call it Crazy  5 comments, latest 1 day ago:
thunderlips11 says The last thing GM, GE, Apple, the Koch Bros., etc. want is a 10% or similar flat corporate tax.

Ukraine Offers Amnesty to Rebels, 3 Years of Limited Self-Rule
By Mish  1 comment, latest 1 day ago:
CaptainShuddup says Glad to hear something. Our propaganda ministry put all of that Putin crap on hold when the ISIS thing went all "7 things you shouldn't do on international satellite television" on us. Obama...

S&P 500 Index in decline according to this Elliott Wave update for w/e 9/12/2014
By darlag  3 comments, latest 1 day ago:
Peter P says marcus says Elliot wave is awesome at telling you after the fact exactly what happened. As for helping you make decisions about what to do in the present, or predicting the future...

Stiglitz vs. Krugman on Scotland; Polls Diverge; New Fearmongering Tactics
By Mish  3 comments, latest 2 days ago:
thunderlips11 says Nick Robinson, political chief of the Beeb, had a big row with Salmond, First Minister of Scotland, over Banks registering in the City of London. Salmond explained twice to Robinson why moving "Brass...

But Not Until Now
By Bubbabear  8 comments, latest 2 days ago:
tatupu70 says mell says Yes we have been having stagflation for a while, i.e wages not keeping up with the high inflation in essentials, way over 2%. Wages not keeping up with inflation is not...

China Industrial Growth Slows; Stimulate Now, Crash Later
By Mish  posted 3 days ago:
China Industrial Growth Slows, Power Generation Negative 1st Time in 4 Years; Stimulate Now, Crash Later http://globaleconomicanalysis. Mish

"Yes" Makes 100% Perfect Sense for Scotland;Too Close to Call;Strange Bedfello
By Mish  5 comments, latest 3 days ago:
Rin says bob2356 says New Zealand is an example of what Scotland could/should become? Are you serious? NZ is semi socialist, high taxes, big government, lots of bureaucracy with an economy almost totally dependent on...

More blowback!! Poland relents, halts reverse supply of Russian gas to Ukraine
By darlag  24 comments, latest 3 days ago:
lostand confused says zzyzzx says Zawisza said that after Germany and Italy, Poland is Gazprom's third largest European client. In that case Poland has clout. Being a big customer, Russia will not shoot itself in...

Young Households Are Losing Ground
By Heraclitusstudent  2 comments, latest 4 days ago:
Quigley says jvolstad says Younger people need to be more careful about education. Liberal Art degrees may or may not put food on the table. They certainly aren't worth paying a lot for. The willingness...

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