Market Focus: Storm Watch
- Aug 29 Can a National Quasi-Religion (Pro Sports) Go Broke? by Charles Hugh Smith
- Aug 28 Employers Aren’t Just Whining: The “Skills Gap” Is Real by John Mauldin
- Aug 28 Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Shadow Banking by FS Staff
- Aug 26 Deflationary Fears Are Spreading Globally by David Kotok
- Aug 26 Iraq and Syria Follow Lebanon’s Precedent by Stratfor
- Aug 22 In Iraq, the United States and Iran Align Against the Islamic State by Stratfor
- Aug 22 Gold Is the Money of Kings, Debt the Money of Slaves by FS Staff
- Aug 21 Deutsche Bank: Ignoring Food Price Pressures Could Be a Mistake by Sober Look
- Aug 19 Ebola: Largest Outbreak on Record Takes Toll on Local Economies by Global Risk Insights
- Aug 15 News: Gold Takes a Momentary Hit; Soros Bets on Stock Crash; Ukraine Destroys Armored Russian Convoy by FS Staff
James Grant: Two Alternative Outcomes From Fed Policy – Much Higher Inflation or More Money Printing
In a special reprise edition of FS Insider, Jim is pleased to welcome James Grant, Founder and Editor of Grant's Interest Rate Observer. James and Jim cover an array of topics, including Grant’s outlook for Federal Reserve policy and how attempts to control or manipulate interest rates are ultimately futile.
Don Coxe: Russia, China and Iran to Become More Aggressive as U.S. Disengages
In a special reprise edition of FS Insider, Jim welcomes back Donald Coxe, Chairman of Coxe Advisors LLP in Chicago. Don and Jim discuss the growing geopolitical vacuum as the U.S. is seen as disengaging and ineffective, while Russia, China and Iran become more aggressive.
The Collapse of Macroeconomics: An Interview With Dr. Woody Brock
In a special reprise edition of FS Insider, Cris Sheridan, Senior Editor of Financial Sense welcomes Dr. Horace “Woody” Brock, founder and president of Strategic Economic Decisions, an economic think tank. Dr. Brock has spent more than 25 years counseling global corporations and other institutions of ongoing structural changes in the global economy.
Senator Alan Simpson: Future Entitlement Problems Haven’t Gone Away – Only a Crisis Will Force Congress to Act
Jim welcomes back Alan K. Simpson, retired US Senator from Wyoming. Senator Simpson gives an update on the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform and if the “kicking-the-can-down-the-road syndrome” will ever reach the end of the road.
Market volatility and the breakdown of fundamental and technical indicators are only a few signs. There are others which are more subtle and not visible to the human eye—below the surface. They show up in bear-o-metric readings of the nation's money supply, credit expansion and the breakdown of corporate earnings. With all of these readings, we know that a storm is coming. The question is: "What kind will it be?"
—Jim Puplava, The Perfect Financial Storm Part 3