Tag Archives : bubbles


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2010 Flashback: Ron Paul Questions Geithner on Austrian Business Cycle Theory

  Source: http://www.economicpolicyjournal.com By Robert Wenzel 2010 Flashback: Ron Paul Questions Geithner on Austrian Business Cycle Theory   Ron Paul: So my question is, are you familiar with the explanation of the Austrian economists, of the business cycle, how bubbles are formed and what we should do, and you shake your head yes, and if […]


Malinvestment: “Today’s asset bubbles in stocks, junk bonds, housing, art, bat guano futures, etc. are being driven by the Federal Reserve”

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino Malinvestment: “Today’s asset bubbles in stocks, junk bonds, housing, art, bat guano futures, etc. are being driven by the Federal Reserve”     Malinvestment is a very important concept to understand. It simply means the allocation of capital in ways which appear to be (and may be) rational in […]

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Janet Yellen’s Bathtub Economics: Excuse Me Doctor—There’s Bubbles In That Tub!

  Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By David Stockman David Stockman’s Contra Corner Janet Yellen’s Bathtub Economics: Excuse Me Doctor—There’s Bubbles In That Tub!   Some people are either born or nurtured into a time warp and never seem to escape. That’s Janet Yellen’s apparent problem with the “bathtub economics” of the 1960s neo-Keynesians. As has now been apparent for decades, the […]


10 peaking megabubbles signal impending stock crash (?)

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino 10 peaking megabubbles signal impending stock crash (?)     It’s been an interesting if not fun ride up in the markets. Through a 6-year economic slowdown stock markets have rallied and rallied and rallied. Everyone assumes that the Fed is backstopping the market, that it has to for […]

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No Janet Yellen, The Economy Is NOT “Getting Better”

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder No Janet Yellen, The Economy Is NOT “Getting Better”   On Tuesday, new Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen went before Congress and confidently declared that “the economic recovery gained greater traction in the second half of last year” and that “substantial progress has been made in restoring the economy […]


25 Fast Facts About The Federal Reserve – Please Share With Everyone You Know

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder 25 Fast Facts About The Federal Reserve   As we approach the 100 year anniversary of the creation of the Federal Reserve, it is absolutely imperative that we get the American people to understand that the Fed is at the very heart of our economic problems.  It is a […]