Author Archives: Danielle Park

Tesla delivers world changing semi truck (and new Roadster)

While haters hate, helpers help and Tesla keeps leading the world to a future of clean, safer transport, fueled with solar powered en route chargers. Elon Musk unveiled Tesla’s new Semi truck and (in a surprise) a second-generation Roadster. The … Continue reading

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Danielle’s bi-weekly market update

Danielle was a guest with Jim Goddard on Talk Digital Network talking about recent developments in the world economy and markets (and Bitcoin!).  Here is a direct video link.

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Canadians paying dearly for their housing

Another housing study has come to familiar conclusions:  Canada boasts the least affordable housing in North America.  With a median family income of just under $65,000 a year, it would take 7.5 years for a family to pay off the … Continue reading

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Human behavior in “Gold” worth watching

Bre-X is remembered for its fraudulent deposit claims, but the lessons in the story are much larger than that.  I finally got to watch the film this week on Neflix, and found it does a great job of illuminating human … Continue reading

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Moody’s: negative outlook for largest ever $1.1 trillion auto loan market

“Signs are there that we might be approaching an inflection point in the marketplace for autos,” William Black, managing director at Moody’s, said in  on Tuesday.  No credit expansion lasts forever. Moody’s is also forecasting a drop in used-car prices … Continue reading

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Lacy Hunt on the ‘worst economic expansion’ since 1790

This interview was actually longer and more detailed than the 2 min clip Bloomberg posted. Too bad, because they post hours of drivel from others. Hunt is a rare independent-of-big-banks-economist with a valuable command of historical perspective. He explains why … Continue reading

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