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Infographic: U.S. Government "Missing" Over $12 Trillion

Looking at the U.S. Government's own records, over $12.4 trillion has gone "missing," according to Masters-In-Accounting.org . That's over 70% of our $17T national debt. For the millions of American's who go through the ...

Discussion - Adam Taggart - Jul 15 2013 - 1:41pm - 3 comments - 0 attachments

Reinhart and Rogoff refuted

Interesting refutation of Reinhart and Rogoff.  Apparently even they (R&R) admitted they got their numbers wrong. http://jessescrossroadscafe.blogspot.com/2013/04/realnews-debunking-rogoff-reinhart.html Given the prominence of their ...

Discussion - Doug - Apr 23 2013 - 3:29pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments

Fascinating interview with Carmen Reinhart

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2013-04-11/carmen-reinhart-no-doubt-our-pensions-are-screwed I was particularly struck by these observations: Quote: SPIEGEL: The United States is very highly indebted as well. Reinhart: Yes, ...

Discussion - Doug - Apr 11 2013 - 8:38pm - 3 comments - 0 attachments

New US T-Shirt Slogan: "The Government Took on $300+ Billion in Debt, And All I Got Was Negative GDP"

How can you spot the moment at which the Fed's efforts hit the point of diminishing returns? A picture, as they say, is worth a thousand words. Or in this case, $312 billion USD. From Zero Hedge : Note: If you're ...

Discussion - Adam Taggart - Jan 30 2013 - 4:41pm - 20 comments - 0 attachments

Economy Wonks

A forum for sharing news and engaging in debate regarding all things economic (BOJ, credit, currency, debt, deflation, dollar, ECB, Economy, Fed, Federal Reserve, fiat ...

Group - Adam Taggart - Jan 29 2013 - 10:12am - 0 comments