Posts filed under: Economic Collapse

For many years after the financial crisis, US commercial banks were mocked when instead of generating earnings the old-fashioned way, by collecting the interest arbitrage on loans they had made, or even by front running the Fed with their prop...
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If you own real estate in these areas now, you might want to consider selling it....
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Remember all those “green shoots?” That was the ubiquitous phrase used by White House officials and TV talking heads in 2009 to describe how the U.S. economy was coming back to life after the 2008 global financial crisis....
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As with the French Revolution, that will be the trigger for a wholesale replacement of our failed institutions....
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We can all be very confident that there will be no change to monetary policy for a very, very long time. But there is a fiscal cliff coming—and indeed has already begun....
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In about two weeks millions of Americans could lose a crucial economic lifeline of this pandemic: $600 a week in extra federal unemployment benefits....
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Crisis in America’s Food Supply takes a deep look at the links in the supply chain – how it works and how it’s coping during the pandemic....
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The main determinant of a state’s infection-rate will be how high its percentage Republican is, and that the main determinant of its death-rate…...
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We are living with a new set of rules, and from just the government. When everything changes, the rules of society change too…...
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Iwas sitting in the green room in a Manhattan television studio on the day that the storm seemed to hit. It was Thursday, March 12, 2020, and I was waiting anxiously for a TV appearance, hoping that the trains wouldn’t...
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