Tag Archives : Wall Street


Bloomberg Economist Likes Fed’s Rock Bottom Interest Rates

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Hunter Lewis Bloomberg Economist Likes Fed’s Rock Bottom Interest Rates   Is he right? In a recent Bloomberg Views piece, mainstream economist Noah Smith accused his critics of having “brain worms” and even “anti-Semitic overtones.” He then mischaracterized what these critics, usually referred to as Austrian economists, were saying, so that he […]

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Gold Videocast: Gold’s 2014 Half-Time Report

In the first edition of the new Gold Videocast, Peter delivers his verdict on the gold market for the first half of 2014, analyzes Janet Yellen’s performance so far as Fed Chair, and makes some contrarian forecasts for the rest of the year.     Published by Peter Schiff 1:00 — Gold’s rise has confounded […]


US News: Hillary Clinton has raised over $1 billion from Wall Street

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino   US News: Hillary Clinton has raised over $1 billion from Wall Street   US News thinks that Hillary Clinton’s formidable fundraising ability is a giant advantage, and there is no doubt that it is. But it is also a liability. Ms. Clinton has raised over $1 billion from the […]

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Investors and Austrian Economics

  Source: https://mises.org By Robert Blumen Investors and Austrian Economics   Robert Blumen, a software engineer with a background in financial applications, recently spoke with the Mises Institute about the Austrian School’s growing influence among investors. Mises Institute: In recent years, we’ve seen more and more Austrian-tinged economic analysis coming from investors like Mark Spitznagel […]


Cold War Renewed With A Vengeance While Washington Again Lies

  Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Cold War Renewed With A Vengeance While Washington Again Lies   The Cold War made a lot of money for the military/security complex for four decades dating from Churchill’s March 5, 1946 speech in Fulton, Missouri declaring a Soviet “Iron Curtain” until Reagan and Gorbachev ended the […]

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Europe’s Mario Draghi Now Starring in Bernanke’s Show

  Source: https://mises.org By Brendan Brown Europe’s Mario Draghi Now Starring in Bernanke’s Show   Just as Professor Bernanke exits center stage at the end of Act I of the monetary comedy he created, the scene shifts to Frankfurt. The star of Act II is European Central Bank (ECB) chief Mario Draghi. As we pick […]


Brat won mostly without any official Tea Party help, Cantor’s dismissal sends shudders through Wall Street 2

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino Brat won mostly without any official Tea Party help, Cantor’s dismissal sends shudders through Wall Street     It’s been almost 2 weeks since Eric Cantor was shown the political door by Professor Brat and the country is still coming to terms with what it all means. Was Brat’s […]

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The Size Of The Derivatives Bubble Hanging Over The Global Economy Hits A Record High

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder The Size Of The Derivatives Bubble Hanging Over The Global Economy Hits A Record High   The global derivatives bubble is now 20 percent bigger than it was just before the last great financial crisis struck in 2008.  It is a financial bubble far larger than anything the world […]


US Economy Is A House Of Cards

  Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts US Economy Is A House Of Cards   The US economy is a house of cards. Every aspect of it is fraudulent, and the illusion of recovery is created with fraudulent statistics. American capitalism itself is an illusion. All financial markets are rigged. Massive liquidity poured into […]

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Inside The Fed – What Janet Yellen Won’t Tell You

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Hunter Lewis Inside The Fed – What Janet Yellen Won’t Tell You     What is Janet Yellen, new Fed chairman, really worried about?   Is it that reported unemployment will stay high, that the economic recovery will never get off the ground, that we will fall back into recession, or that […]