Former BIS Chief Economist Warns “More Dangers Now Than In 2007”

Having warned in the past that "the system is dangerously unacnhored," former chief economist of the Bank for International Settlements, William White, told Bloomberg TV overnight that the...

Debt Nightmare: Does Anyone Actually Care That Our Exploding National Debt Is Destroying Our...

When will America finally wake up? The borrower is the servant of the lender, and we now have a colossal 20 trillion dollar chain...

EU: Trump’s Economic Policy Poses Global-Economic Risks

The European Union's economic and financial committee has criticized U.S. President Donald Trump's economic policy and is worried that his efforts to boost protectionism...

The Government Debt Paradox: Pick Your Poison

Lasting Debt“Rule one: Never allow a crisis to go to waste,” said President Obama’s Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel in November of 2008.  “They are opportunities...

World’s Most Powerful Bank Issues As Major Warning

In 1869, a 48-year old Jewish immigrant from the tiny village of Trappstadt in Germany’s Bavaria region hung a shingle outside of his small...

How The Feds Blocked Effective Flood Insurance

As the floodwaters brought by Hurricane Harvey last week recede and new hurricane Irma moves slowly toward the Eastern U.S., it might be edifying...

WSJ: Cohn’s Rebuke of Trump’s Va Response Cost Him Fed Look

President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, Gary Cohn, probably will not get the nod as Federal Reserve chairman because of his blunt critique of...

Mnuchin: Congress should tie Harvey aid to Federal debt limit increase

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said Sunday that Congress should tie Hurricane Harvey aid to an increase in the federal debt limit."Fox News Sunday" host Chris...

Bill Blain: “I’ve Got October 12th As The Day The Big Equity Crash Occurs”

The big risk? The ECB taper... what follows?“It will not always be summer; build barns.”Today’s sermon is about complacency.Yesterday, I read in a Fixed...

Push to Simplify Taxes Is On But Don’t Touch Some Deductions

President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans have pledged to overhaul the nation's complex tax code. To slash taxes, they say they'll curb a web...

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