Results for Bubbles
- The Fiat Solution: the only equilibrium interest rate for fiat economies is zero.
The Fiat Solution My essential claim is that an economy using fiat money can only find a stable equilibrium at short term rates at or near zero, and that the last 40 or so years have been the period during which the economy, led by the markets – ...
Forum topic - scepticus - Nov 12 2010 - 3:29pm - 4 comments
- Power Point
I would love this presentation in powerpoint or the raw graphs Chris utilizes. I have spread the word to many of the friends and would enjoy breaking it down on projection for greater discussion in the class room. Is this resource available ...
Forum topic - anthemgroup - Oct 10 2010 - 12:42pm - 9 comments
- what if it was all just a big Bubble?
One of the things that many people go through their entire lives without ever realizing is that conditions haven’t always been the way they remember them to be. Due to the length of a typical lifetime and the number of those years that individuals are ...
Forum topic - investorzzo - Mar 24 2010 - 11:19pm - 2 comments
- How To Manage US Fiat Money Creation Bank System
In the early 1970s President Nixon took the American dollar off the Gold Standard. In place of the gold standard, we have money that floats on the world currency markets, where its exchange value is determined. This is fiat money. The word fiat ...
Forum topic - happyashell - Feb 25 2010 - 11:58pm - 2 comments
- Entering the Greatest Depression in history: more bubbles waiting to burst
While there is much talk of a recovery on the horizon, commentators are forgetting some crucial aspects of the financial crisis. The crisis is not simply composed of one bubble, the housing real estate bubble, which has already burst. The crisis has ...
Forum topic - investorzzo - Aug 8 2009 - 12:33am - 6 comments
- Marc Faber talks economics
Marc Faber the Next Stimulus Package is going to be even worse Dr Doom author and famous global investor from Thailand answers the question if he thinks that the US could avoid the Zimbabwe like high inflation scenario he warned about ...
Forum topic - investorzzo - Jul 16 2009 - 7:44pm - 0 comments
- Marc Faber interview: The case for Inflation or Deflation
Even under the Gold standard you can have Bubbles. Audio http://marcfaberchannel.blogspot.com/ Re: Marc Faber interview: The case for Inflation or ... Another big downturn? Text. ...
Forum topic - investorzzo - Jul 9 2009 - 10:11pm - 1 comment
- Rolling Stone: The Great American Bubble Machine
WOW. I mean WOW!!! Hard hitting. http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/story/28816321/the_great_american_b... The Great American Bubble Machine Matt Taibbi on how Goldman Sachs has engineered every major market manipulation ...
Forum topic - Morpheus - Jul 7 2009 - 10:25pm - 0 comments
- the Great American Bubble machine
Rolling stone magazine on Goldman Sachs. From tech stocks to high gas prices, Goldman Sachs has engineered every major market manipulation since the Great Depression - and they're about to do it again ...
Forum topic - investorzzo - Jul 5 2009 - 2:22pm - 4 comments
- Mish spanks Krugman
http://globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com/2009/06/krugman-and-mcculley-... (Current News & Events, Bubbles, Mike Shedlick, Paul Krugman) http://globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com/2009/06/krugman-and-mcculley-deja-vu-all-over.html ...
Forum topic - Alex Szczech - Jun 16 2009 - 1:41pm - 0 comments
- Total Credit to GDP
The relationship between Total Credit and GDP puzzles me. I have seen this curve where Total Credit to GDP rises from about 150% of GDP (circa 1960) to 360% of GDP in 2007. I have no doubt that Credit has exploded. However, it is the mechanics of such a ...
Forum topic - montypelerin - Jan 12 2009 - 2:32pm - 0 comments