Tag Archives: depression

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    Daily Digest – June 7

    by Davos

    Sunday, June 7, 2009, 3:07 PM

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    • Fed Hires Former Enron Lobbyist to Burnish Its Image
    • Rosy Predictions during the Great Depression: Repeated
    • Times 8 of these (Graphick 8 Stacks would be debt, off balance obligations and stimulus and misc)
    • Solvency: Approximate GDP less imputations (Graphics)
    • Daily Show: The BiG Mess (Video)
    • Housing recovery? (Chart)
    • Stunning, Job loss map dynamic date
    • Mish Speaks at Google (Video) Big Inflation Coming 2
    • Employment Measures and Recessions (Chart)

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    Daily Digest – June 5

    by Davos

    Friday, June 5, 2009, 2:49 PM

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    • Two Depressions
    • WHO ARE THOSE GUYS
    • This is a Depression-sized event. …
    • Senate Sabotages Ron Paul’s Bill to Audit the Fed (MachineHead)
    • Laughter from Audience
    • Kasriel: ‘greater risk for the global economy…is inflation’
    • Trend? (Chart 30yr bond)
    • How Much is Reagan Responsible for Bailout Nation ?
    • 24,700,000 Unemployed or Underemployed Americans: Job Losses Accelerate with 6 million unemployed over last year. Real Unemployment rate now at 15.8 Percent.
    • Steve’s Economic Forum, Aaron Moyer Episode 7 (Podcast)
    • A Bubble that Nobody is talking about
    • Bernanke Calls for Deficit Reductions
    • No Buyers of IOUs: Latvia funding crisis
    • Talks Stewart Brand on squatter cities (TEDVideo)
    • Peter Schiff Vlog Report 02 june 2009 (Video H/T iDoctor)

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    Daily Digest – June 1

    by Davos

    Monday, June 1, 2009, 3:01 PM

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    • USD (Article)
    • USD (Chart)
    • Baltic collapse repercussions
    • Bond Carnage, Muddled Inflation Thinking, and Fed Options
    • Why we’re storing billions of seeds: Jonathan Drori on TED.com (Video)
    • Ron Paul, (Video – Federal Reserve Transparancy, H/T Inverstorzzo)
    • Hay festival: Niall Ferguson’s grim prediction for western economies (H/T GreenT)
    • The Great Depression of 1930-1940 looms into view
    • ATA Truck Tonnage Index Declines 2.2 Percent in April
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    Daily Digest – May 24

    by Davos

    Sunday, May 24, 2009, 3:55 PM

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    • Obama: ‘WE’RE OUT OF MONEY’
    • Why you have never heard of the great depression
    • Put another way, Dr. Al Bartlett: "Solutions Create More Problems – article about Al Bartlett"
    • Question Everything
    • Fed Open to Buying More Securities
    • BankUnited: 2009’s Biggest Bank Failure
    • Week #22 Bank Failures 35 and 36
    • The mother of all debt clocks (Seen on The Big Picture)
    • Recession Turns Malls Into Ghost Towns
    • Fed’s Plosser Says Inflation to Increase, Warns of Complacency
    • Video-o-rama: Wall Street slumps on economic fears
    • Barron’s: Greens Shoots = Ganga
    • Bailout Nation

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    Daily Digest – May 10

    by Davos

    Sunday, May 10, 2009, 3:12 PM

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    •  The End of Small Farms & Buying Local, Part II – HR 759 is in committee, worse than HR 875 (the Monsanto bill – Video)
    • How to feed the whole world (the case for white bread): Louise Fresco on TED.com
    • Calling a Spade a Spade
    • Net Claims is What Matters (Charts)
    • 1933 & Today (Then vs. Now similarities, Scridb)
    • Pushing 16% U6
    • "Ruminations on the Latest Unemployment Figures from the Bureau of Lies and Statistics"
    • Shadow Inventory (Video)

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    Daily Digest – May 4

    by Davos

    Monday, May 4, 2009, 2:50 PM

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    • Audio, Fool’s Gold: How Unrestrained Greed Corrupted a DREAM, Shattered Global Markets and Unleashed a Catastrophe (Audio, LSE (London School of Economics))
    • Define Rich, part II: Rat Race and the American DREAM
    • More Fantastic Reporting with Jon Stewart (Video, Comedy also)
    • Tracking the Global Recession
    • Where to move if the Great Depression Comes?
    • Funnies
    • Shiller on Depression Scares
    • Financial Sense News Hour May 2, 2009 (Audio) 

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    Daily Digest – Apr 18

    by Davos

    Saturday, April 18, 2009, 3:55 PM

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    • Schakowsky: Tea parties ‘despicable’
    • Just how inane Schakowsky’s comment is
    • Markets Rise After Tax Day Tea Parties
    • State Tax Collections Decline…. Sales Taxes with a Record Drop (Chart)
    • Green Shoots Are For Suckers
    • Report: One-Third of REOs Seriously Damaged
    • Fed’s Yellen: A Minsky Meltdown: Lessons for Central Bankers
    • Summer 2009: The international monetary system’s breakdown is underway (H/T HukleJohn)
    • Hey, Economics Geniuses! What Happened? (H/T James)
    • IMF warns over parallels to Great Depression (Video)
    • Eurozone Industrial Production Collapse (Chart)
    • A ‘Copper Standard’ for the world’s currency system? (H/T Cat233)
    • State Unemployment Spike (Chart)
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    Daily Digest – Apr 10

    by Davos

    Friday, April 10, 2009, 3:03 PM

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    • Elizabeth Warren: TARP Congressional Oversight Panel (Really good video)
    • It’s a depression, alright
    • Nothing Changes 1934 vs 2009, Planned Economy or Planned Destruction?
    • Quelle Surprise! Bank Stress Tests Producing Expected Results!
    • Congressional Panel: Fire Managers, Liquidate Banks
    • CRE: Rents Fall 24% in San Francisco, Landmark Foreclosure in Atlanta
    • Mike Mayo: writedowns worse than the Great Depression (Video)
    • Marketing Consumerism in the Boom and Bust Economy: 4 Advertisements Showing the Shift in Consumer Buying Habits: Pizza, Airlines, Real Estate, Toxic Assets, and the Simpsons.
    • Resign Summers (H/T JoeManC, Video)
    • Job cuts needed to stop NY bankruptcy: mayor
    • Geithner’s Stress Test "A Complete Sham," Former Federal Bank Regulator Says
    • Just 53 Percent Say Capitalism Is Preferable To Socialism
    • Pensions Facing a Cash Flow Collapse?

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    Daily Digest – Apr 7

    by Davos

    Tuesday, April 7, 2009, 2:51 PM

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    • Did the ECB Save COMEX from Gold Default? (H/T Christopher Peters)
    • Altman on the deepression
    • Bill Moyers & William K. Black (Video, H/T CM — Repost Please Don’t Miss This)
    • Uncle Jay Explains the News (Video, Currency)
    • Double Whammy
    • Are Competitive Devaluations Starting?
    • Congressional Oversight Panel to Call for Wiping Out Shareholders, Ouster of Top Brass
    • "From Bubble to Depression?"
    • FSN News Hour April 4,(Haven’t listened yet, got an email from Adam P. site is clean)
    • Meredith Whitney: Houses prices to fall another 30% (Video)
    • Delinquent Mortgage Breakdown
    • Seriously Deliquent Mortgages (60 or 60+ days or BK Borrowers past 30 days)
    • The US Treasury requests volunteers for suicide; any takers?

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    Daily Digest – March 11

    by Davos

    Wednesday, March 11, 2009, 3:40 PM

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    • March 9, 2009: In Cramer We Trust (Funny! H/T Zombie210)
    • Up Day on Wall St.
    • US Recession Could Last Up to 36 Months: Roubini
    • IMF chief warns world entering ‘Great Recession’ (H/T Zombie210)
    • 53% Say It’s Likely the U.S. Will Enter a Depression Similar to 1930’s
    • Bank of America, GE Sell $16.5 Billion of FDIC Debt 
    • Citi and Federal Government in New Non-Rescue Rescue Talks
    • Bernanke Says Banks Will Remain Capitalized, but "Too Big to Fail" Needs to End
    • Famous Last Words
    • Grand Illusion – The Federal Reserve
    • Highway robbery? Texas police seize black motorists’ cash, cars (H/T Zombie210)
    • Romer Paper, "Lessons from the Great Depression for Economic Recovery in 2009"

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