Monthly Archives: June 2015

Must read: Nature Rebounds

An inspiring, must read article from Jesse Ausubel, the Director of the Program for the Human Environment at Rockefeller University is available via John Mauldin here this week, see: Nature Rebounds. The below picture from the article offers a flavor … Continue reading

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Faber: Greece is not the reason assets are selling off

Gloom, Boom & Doom Report Editor Marc Faber weighs in on why asset prices are really selling off. Hint: record global debt = stagnant global growth. Here is a direct video link.

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The Great Financial Crisis continues

The same investment banking types educated in the same schools have been advising the same reckless leveraging practices all over the world over the past 15 years. They have taken the same textbook strategies that rapidly grew, and then blew … Continue reading

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China dragon now limping on all legs

The Chinese economy has been deflating since the US consumer debt bubble peaked and burst in 2007.  In the first quarter of 2015, official growth averaged 7%-less than half the 2006 peak–while real life indicators like energy and freight use … Continue reading

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Perspective on the evolution of gay rights

The Supreme Court of the United States ruled today that same-sex couples have the right to marry in America, at long last.  As with all major social evolution, early advocates attracted anger from all sides. After new Supreme Court rulings … Continue reading

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The painful regret of reckless bets

Valuations in corporate debt and equity markets have been loony bin for many months. Apart from a brief retrace to fair value in the spring of 2009, most security prices have made no fundamental sense since at least 2011 when … Continue reading

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