Tag Archives : Wall Street


If Everything Is Just Fine, Why Are So Many Really Smart People Forecasting Economic Disaster?

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog   If Everything Is Just Fine, Why Are So Many Really Smart People Forecasting Economic Disaster?   The parallels between the false prosperity of 2007 and the false prosperity of 2014 are rather striking.  If we go back and look at the numbers in the fall of 2007, we […]

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If A Few Ebola Cases Can Make The Stock Market Crash This Much, What Would A Full-Blown Pandemic Mean?

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog   If A Few Ebola Cases Can Make The Stock Market Crash This Much, What Would A Full-Blown Pandemic Mean?   Is Ebola going to cause another of the massive October stock market crashes that Wall Street is famous for?  At one point on Wednesday, the Dow was down […]


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Inside the New York Fed: Secret Recordings and a Culture Clash

Inside the New York Fed: Secret Recordings and a Culture Clash By Jake Bernstein ProPublica, Sep. 26, 2014, 5 a.m. Update: Senators react, Goldman changes conflicts of interest policy. Barely a year removed from the devastation of the 2008 financial crisis, the president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York faced a crossroads. Congress had […]


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Wall Street Admits That A Cyberattack Could Crash Our Banking System At Any Time

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder   Wall Street Admits That A Cyberattack Could Crash Our Banking System At Any Time   Wall Street banks are getting hit by cyber attacks every single minute of every single day.  It is a massive onslaught that is not highly publicized because the bankers do not want to alarm […]


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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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 […]