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Accelerated Crash Course Viewing - Ashland

Hi everyone, I recently moved to Ashland, Oregon and I have decided to show the Accelerated Crash Course at the Ashland Library on Monday, March 5th.  Adam Taggart will be joining us remotely for live Q&A.  I want to meet as many people as ...

Event - suziegruber - Jan 14 2018 - 2:08am - 2 comments - 1 attachment

Buffett dumps Exxon-Mobil

I haven't seen this discussed yet. http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-02-17/berkshire-cuts-exxon-m... Is seems counter to his "buy solid dividend companies and hold" policy. Is he changing his view on energy or is ...

Discussion - Dante - Feb 19 2015 - 12:20pm - 2 comments - 0 attachments

BIS Quarterly Review, September 2014

BIS Quarterly Review, September 2014 The BIS Quarterly Review for September 2014 says volatility stirs, markets unshaken. http://www.bis.org/publ/qtrpdf/r_qt1409.htm full text: http://www.bis.org/publ/qtrpdf/r_qt1409.pdf ...

Discussion - Arthur2014 - Sep 23 2014 - 12:11am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

G-20 Meeting Sept 2014

G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting Sept 2014 G R O U P O F T W E N T Y GLOBAL PROSPECTS AND POLICY CHALLENGES full text: http://www.imf.org/external/np/g20/pdf/2014/091714.pdf (DaveFairTex, Economy, ...

Discussion - Arthur2014 - Sep 23 2014 - 12:07am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

The Fed Created $3 Trillion Since 2008 And All I Got Was...

From CBS MarketWatch : One-fourth of U.S. families "just getting by" New data from the Federal Reserve highlight how many Americans continue to struggle financially more than five years after the end of the Great Recession. ...

Discussion - Adam Taggart - Aug 8 2014 - 7:57pm - 10 comments - 0 attachments

Bloom County on Economic Debate

Amidst all the debate we have, it's good we step back every so often to laugh at ourselves: ( Source ) Hat tip to member  jonarmst who sent this in. Note: If you're reading this and are not yet a member of Peak ...

Discussion - Adam Taggart - Jan 2 2014 - 4:57pm - 2 comments - 0 attachments

Mind-blowing Map of World Population

They say a picture can sometimes capture more than words ever can. The graphic below is one such example: (source:  Reddit ) As we look to the future, this puts into the context the East's accelerating hunger for resources and ...

Discussion - Adam Taggart - May 9 2013 - 6:52pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments

Chris on Yahoo! Daily Ticker - April 2013 (Part 1)

At last week's Wine Country Country Conference, Chris sat down with Lauren Lyster of Yahoo!'s Daily Ticker -- who was there to moderate the event -- and talked about his rationale for how structurally higher oil prices add such headwinds to ...

Discussion - Adam Taggart - Apr 10 2013 - 12:44am - 7 comments - 0 attachments

Is Housing Really Recovering?

Shiller in NYT over the weekend ( http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/27/business/housing-markets-future-still-has-many-clouds.html ) stated the housing sector is out of the woods discussing the purchase increase but saying other numbers do not support ...

Discussion - KugsCheese - Jan 28 2013 - 4:40pm - 15 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

Western Washington State

A place to meet and share ideas for moving to a resilient and sustainable lifestyle west of the Cascades. (community, Economy, energy, Environment, local, resilience) ...

Group - Time2help - Jun 18 2012 - 10:02pm - 0 comments