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It’s Basic Economy: 4 Simple Reasons Why Socialism Fails

Authored by Anthony Mueller via The Mises Institute, The new “democratic socialists” want to make their followers believe that one could redistribute wealth and income...

10 Years Later: Lehman Is Still Shaping Our Post-Modern ‘1930s’ Moment

Authored by Yanis Varoufakis via YanisVaroufakis.eu, Ten Years After Lehman’s Collapse: What caused the Crash of 2008 is now shaping our post-modern 1930s In the autumn...

Even Mortgage Lenders Are Repeating Their 2006 Mistakes

Authored by John Rubino via DollarCollapse.com, You’d think the previous decade’s housing bust would still be fresh in the minds of mortgage lenders, if no one...

Insider Selling Soars In “Cautionary Sign” To Market

One month ago, when Apple finally crossed above $1 trillion in market cap, Goldman's chief equity strategist David Kostin said that investors had been...

Trump: Apple Can Avoid Tariffs by Shifting Production to US

President Donald Trump concedes that some Apple Inc. products may become more expensive if his administration imposes "massive" additional tariffs on Chinese-made goods, but...

The Pension Crisis Is Bigger Than The World’s 20 Largest Economies

Submitted by Simon Black of Sovereign Man If your retirement plans consist entirely of that pension you’ve been promised, it’s time to start looking elsewhere. As you...

2008 Financial Crisis: 10 Years Later – No Lessons Learned, Another Disaster Coming?

Authored by Jim Quinn via The Burning Platform blog, “A variety of investors provided capital to financial companies, with which they made irresponsible loans and...

No Fracking Way: Debt-Laden Shale Producers May Unleash The Next Financial Crisis

After nearly two decades of horizontal drilling, fracking - as it is commonly known, has "turned the energy world upside down," according to Journalist...

Paper Money Eventually Returns To Its Intrinsic Value – Zero!

Authored by Alex Deluce via GoldTelegraph.com, In socialist Venezuela, the price of a cup of coffee has doubled every few weeks. The annual inflation rate could...

Bob Murphy: The Idea That The Fed Is “Independent” Is Absurd

Authored by Robert Murphy via The Fiscal Times, President Donald Trump sparked controversy - as is his wont - when he recently told CNBC that he was...

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