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by Events Blog on Dec 2, 2016

Fed Failure: Why don't we have inflation like this?

Real estate and stocks have been doing very well but...Economics 101 says we should have inflation after the amount of money the Federal Reserve has put into the system!But we don't and this article explains why...'If Money-Printing Equals Inflation,...
by The Political Commentator on Dec 27, 2015

The slow climb...

Is the Feds move to raise interest rates going to proceed too slowly? This former chief economist thinks that may be the case!Read the article 'Federal Reserve Gradualism: A Dangerous Game?' here. Advertisement ...
by The Political Commentator on Dec 26, 2015

Is Commercial Real Estate Heading For A Crash?

The 'smart money' thinks that it is!Read his thoughts in this article at LI. Advertisement ...
by The Political Commentator on Dec 18, 2015

Distressed Debt: Is The US Economy Heading For A Hard Fall?

At levels not seen since the financial crisis, is distressed debt sending a clear signal?Read the story at LI here. Advertisement ...
by The Political Commentator on Dec 3, 2015

Do Americans Know How to Elect a Real Leader?

Poor Man Survival Self Reliance tools for independent minded people… www.poormansurvivor.net   ISSN 2161-5543 A Digest of Urban Survival Resources “Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.” - Mark Tw...
by Urban Survival Resources on Nov 24, 2015

Are U.S. Ports Providing Evidence For Why The Fed May Not Raise Rates?

Are interest rates, and mortgage rates by extension, going to be raised by the Federal Reserve any time soon?Read the story at LI here. Advertisement ...
by The Political Commentator on Nov 15, 2015

9 charts that may prevent the Fed from hiking interest rates!

Does the Fed led by Janet Yellen have the data necessary to finally raise rates a paltry 1/4 of 1%?While some feel that the October jobs report released on Friday finally means we will see at least one rate hike this year, the 9 charts in this articl...
by The Political Commentator on Nov 8, 2015

October Jobs Report: Will the Fed finally raise rates?

Of course your guess is as good as Janet Yellen's as the Fed chair seems to be extremely hesitant to pull the trigger regardless of what the data shows!Does she see something we don't see or is it all political?Get an analysis of the October jobs rep...
by The Political Commentator on Nov 6, 2015

The Number .0025 Has Captured The World's Attention!

Just how feckless and indecisive can the Janet Yellen-led Federal Reserve continue to be?If we use recent past history as our guide...Read the article at LI here. Advertisement ...
by The Political Commentator on Nov 5, 2015

Will the Fed heads hit or stand this week?

When the Fed meets this week will it move on rates and/or rely on the Phillips curve, an economic indicator whose time of relevance may have come and gone?Read more at LI here. Advertisement ...
by The Political Commentator on Oct 25, 2015

Normalized Rates? Why The Fed Can't!

Will the Fed announce that it is raising rates a quarter point at the FOMC meeting that ends on September 17th, or will it stand pat?Three reason why the Fed may go 1/4%, maybe 1/2%, but they likely can't go any more for a long, long time (and probab...
by The Political Commentator on Sep 10, 2015

Relying on the Fed...Are we screwed?

Will they or won't they?Will the Fed finally raise interest rates when the world economies are suffering and the US economy is no great shakes?After 6+ years these academicians have promised they will raise rates but will that push the world into fin...
by The Political Commentator on Sep 4, 2015

What the hell is ZIRP?

A question about ZIRP, or zero interest rate policy, has an ultimate answer that's critical for the 2016 presidential election, real estate, investors and the US economy as a whole!Read the article at LI here. Advertisement ...
by The Political Commentator on Sep 3, 2015

The Fed Is Between A Rock And A Hard Place

The Federal Reserve Needs To Raise Rates So That It Can Cut Rates!The Janet Yellen led Federal Reserve seems to have waited a tad bit too long in making any interest rate moves and now finds itself stuck squarely between a rock and a hard place!Read...
by The Political Commentator on Aug 25, 2015

The Wealth Effect

Despite the massive crowds of tourists in NYC, the huge price for apartments there, the wait for a table at restaurants and the fancy cars driving down the streets, is the wealth effect really just an illusion?Read at LI here. Adver...
by The Political Commentator on Aug 12, 2015

Some Facts Behind The 'Headline' June Jobs Report!

The media and the President will tout the headline jobs numbers that on the surface sound like the country is moving in the right direction.But the truth appears to be a little bit different.Read about the facts behind the headlines at LI here.
by The Political Commentator on Jul 2, 2015

The Supremes, Coal, Government And Business!

The Supreme Court ruled against the EPA today in a case concerning mercury emissions from coal plants.While the result in this case is positive, as you will see in this article it is likely too little too late for an industry and jobs!Read at LI here...
by The Political Commentator on Jun 29, 2015

Economic Red Alert?

This article contains very interesting evidence that seems to indicate that economic storm clouds could be close on the horizon!This despite the fact that shills for the Obama administration that includes the mainstream media would try to have you be...
by The Political Commentator on Jun 26, 2015

The TPA Vote is Near and an FOMC Meeting Looms Over Next Week

fomc.jpg Home Page News Page The US dollar is set to close the week on a strong note.  T...
by EconomyWatch.com on Jun 12, 2015


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