Tag Archives: Larry Summers

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    When Every Country Wants to Sell, Who Buys?

    The world is trapped in a quest for 'Demand'
    by Gregor Macdonald

    Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 5:14 PM


    Understandably for the US, which sustained a consumption supercycle for several decades, the post-financial crisis period has kicked off a new trend: Americans want to consume less, and make more.

    Americans want to own less stuff, use less energy, and produce their own goods. In short, Americans want to sell

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  • Insider

    Off the Cuff: The Future of the Fed

    So much hangs on it
    by Adam Taggart

    Thursday, August 8, 2013, 5:35 PM


    In this week's Off the Cuff podcast, Chris and Adam discuss all things Fed-related

    • Will the taper happen? If so, what will be its impact on markets?
    • Who will the next Fed Chair(wo)man be?
    • What are the Fed's real options from here?
    • What to do while Fed liquidity drives asset prices ever higher than fundamentals justify?

    No time for a deeper summary today, as I'm off to sign a contract with a new IT partner who will be taking over back-end management of the PeakProsperity.com website. This new partnership will allow us to deploy new features on the site more quickly. We're excited!

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  • Blog

    Daily Digest – June 2

    by Davos

    Tuesday, June 2, 2009, 3:05 PM

    • “Is Larry Summers Taking Kickbacks From the Banks He’s Bailing Out?”
    • Swine Flu May Be Human Error; WHO Investigates Claim
    • 7 States Now With Historical High Unemployment Rate. Michigan 22.8 Percent Unemployment Rate (U-6) with Official Government Data.
    • Map (Unemployment)
    • Quiet (Video)
    • Bond Vigilantes Confront Obama as Housing Falters
    • FDIC Banking Report: 305 Troubled Institutions up from 90 in 2008. $13.5 trillion Assets held with 2.1 Million Employees at 8,200 Institutions.
    • The Fall of the Mall (Chart)
    • The Shadow Banking System and Hyman Minsky’s Economic Journey
    • Zoellick Warns Stimulus ‘Sugar High’ Won’t Stem Unemployment
    • Fed Clueless Perplexed About Spike in Bond Interest Rates

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