financial


Brexit is Just What the Dr. Ordered

By Peter Schiff Euro Pacific Capital June 24, 2016   Janet Yellen should send a note of congratulations to Nigel Farage and Boris Johnson, the British politicians most responsible for pushing the Brexit campaign to a successful conclusion. While she’s at it she should also send them some fruit baskets, flowers, Christmas cards, and a […]

Negative Rates Will Kill Growth

Gimme Shelter (From the Tax Man) Disappearing Money and Opportunistic Candidates

Gimme Shelter (From the Tax Man) Disappearing Money and Opportunistic Candidates

By Nomi Prins NomiPrins.com May 16, 2016   Gimme Shelter (From the Tax Man) Disappearing Money and Opportunistic Candidates     This article orginally appeared in TomDispatch. The latest Panama Papers May 9th disclosures underscore the broad and ongoing global connections between big banks and tax havens. A swath of politicians on both sides of the […]


China No Enemy of the West as Recent Regulatory and Diplomatic Moves Show

By Daily Bell Staff The Daily Bell May 16, 2016   China No Enemy of the West as Recent Regulatory and Diplomatic Moves Show     China asks Britain for advice on creating financial super-regulator … China has asked Britain for advice on plans to create a financial super-regulator, as it looks to improve financial […]

China No Enemy of the West as Recent Regulatory and Diplomatic Moves Show

Dennis Hastert Sentenced to 15 Months for Non-Crime of Improper Cash Withdrawals

Dennis Hastert Sentenced to 15 Months for Non-Crime of Improper Cash Withdrawals

By Ryan McMaken Mises.org April 27, 2016   Dennis Hastert Sentenced to 15 Months for Non-Crime of Improper Cash Withdrawals   Former U.S. Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert probably deserves to be in prison more than many people who are already there. But the way he’s going to get there spells bad news for ordinary, peaceful […]


James Grant Points Out US is Broke, Left Goes Nuts

James Grant Points Out US is Broke, Left Goes Nuts

By Tho Bishop Mises.org April 20, 2016   James Grant Points Out US is Broke, Left Goes Nuts   Last week James Grant, friend of the Mises Institute and prolific financial commentator and historian, wrote Time’s cover story detailing the fiscal shape of the United States. Since Grant was Ron Paul’s choice for Fed Chair, it should […]


Don’t Confuse the Cost of College with the Cost of an Education

By Ryan McMaken Mises.org April 7, 2016   Don’t Confuse the Cost of College with the Cost of an Education   For years, those who face the costs of educating themselves or their children hear a nearly incessant drum beat of how expensive a college education is, and how much debt they’ll likely be taking on. On […]

Don’t Confuse the Cost of College with the Cost of an Education

Watch Japan – For All Is Not Well In The Land Of The Rising Sun

Watch Japan – For All Is Not Well In The Land Of The Rising Sun

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog April 6, 2016   Watch Japan – For All Is Not Well In The Land Of The Rising Sun     One of the epicenters of the global financial crisis that started during the second half of last year is Japan, and it looks like the markets in the […]


A Tribute to the Jackass Money System

By Bill Bonner Bonner & Partners March 31, 2016   A Tribute to the Jackass Money System     BALTIMORE – Finance or politics? We don’t know which is jollier. The Republican presidential primary and Fed monetary policies seem to compete for headlines. Which can be most absurd? Which can be most outrageous? Which can […]

A Tribute to the Jackass Money System