Tag: economy

The Economic Contagion Has Spread to Germany

It’s pretty-much over at this point….
This morning Germany had a failed Bund auction.  That’s not particularly noteworthy; it happens from time to time.
But what’s noteworthy is that happened to bond yields everywhere through Europe in response: They blew out.
The Greek and Italian …

In Search of Debt Jubilee (Why Money Cannot Breed Money)

From the agile mind of my friend Francisco González…
I think these are times of complete confusion, where competing and contradictory explanations multiply only to increase the confusion. An article I find worth going back to, in search of some glimpses …

The Police State Vs. Occupy Wall Street: This Is Not Going To End Well For Any Of Us

Right now, we are watching the early rounds of a heavyweight fight between two extremely determined opponents.  Occupy Wall Street has no plans of losing this fight and neither do law enforcement authorities.  Perhaps those running the show actually believed that raiding Zuccotti Park and more than a dozen other “Occupy camps” around the nation […]