Nov 302016
 
 November 30, 2016  Posted by at 11:06 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle November 30 2016

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail Wyland Stanley Bulletin press car: Mitchell auto at Yosemite National Park 1920 • OK, I get it: Companies Clamor for Cheap Labor, Fed Delivers (WS) • Trump Notches a Win as Carrier Agrees to Keep 1,000 Jobs in U.S. • Asia Is About to Face a Significant Dollar Stress Test (BBG) • Property Bubble ‘Most Important Macro Issue In China’ – Deutsche (BI) • China’s Foreign Investment ‘Shopping Spree’ Over?! (SCMP) • RBS Fails Bank Of England Stress Test

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Nov 292016
 
 November 29, 2016  Posted by at 7:17 pm Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,  
The Other Human Needs Your Help This Christmas

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail Andrea Bonetti Konstantinos Polychronopoulos 2015   To anyone who reads this, please send it to as many of your friends and family and others as you can. Tweet and retweet, post and share on Facebook, do whatever you can to make Christmas a better time and place for the poorest Greeks and refugees. And, of course, please donate!     It’s 4 weeks before Christmas and it’s time. Time for me to go back to the basics, the streets,

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Nov 292016
 
 November 29, 2016  Posted by at 10:08 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle November 29 2016

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail NPC Skating night, Washington DC 1919 • How The Global Left Destroyed Itself -Or, All Sex Is Not Rape- (DLS) • Of Hoovervilles and Trump Towers (Thomas) • The Blinkered Elite Who Still Think Austerity Works (Aditya Chakrabortty) • Athens Fears IMF, Berlin Will Reach Deal For Further Austerity (Kath.) • Where Are We In The Business Cycle? (ZH) • Cash is for Criminals – Taxing Cash Withdrawals from ATMs (Armstrong)

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Nov 282016
 
 November 28, 2016  Posted by at 8:38 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,  Comments Off on Debt Rattle November 28 2016
Debt Rattle November 28 2016

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail NPC Hendrick Motor Co., Carroll Avenue, Takoma Park, Maryland 1928 • US Shoppers Spend 3.5% Less Over Holiday Weekend (R.) • Some Of The Biggest UK Banks May Not Clear New Public Stress Tests (BBG) • China’s Bad Banks Serve Zombies, Not Investors (BBG) • PBOC Deputy Governor Talks Up Yuan Strength (CNBC) • Modi’s Rural Supporters May Not Hang On Much Longer (BBG) • India’s Modi Calls For Move Towards Cashless Society (R.) • Greek Banks Call For

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Nov 272016
 
 November 27, 2016  Posted by at 10:14 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle November 27 2016

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail Unknown Paris 1900 • This Is The Greatest Suckers’ Rally Of All Time: David Stockman (CNBC) • More Than Half Of New Yorkers One Paycheck Away From Homelessness (Gothamist) • US Thanksgiving, Black Friday Store Sales Fall 10.4%, Online Rises (R.) • Dollar to Benefit if $2.5 Trillion in Cash Stashed Abroad Is Repatriated (WSJ) • China’s Property Frenzy And Surging Debt Raises Red Flag For Economy (AFP) • India’s Rural Economy Hit Hard As Informal Lending Breaks Down

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Nov 262016
 
 November 26, 2016  Posted by at 9:54 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle November 26 2016

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail Fidel Castro and Che Guevara ca. 1957 • Cuban Revolutionary Fidel Castro Dies At 90 (AFP) • Wisconsin Agrees To Statewide Recount In Presidential Race (R.) • Bid To Challenge Brexit Gathers Pace Among Pro-Remain Politicians (G.) • Houses Have Never Been More Expensive To Buyers Who Need A Mortgage (Hanson) • Black Friday: The Death of Department Stores (WS) • US Payday Lenders Seek Emergency Court Help Against Regulators (R.) • When Money Dies (Bhandari) • Here’s What

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Nov 252016
 
 November 25, 2016  Posted by at 9:53 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle November 25 2016

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail Robert Capa Anti-fascist militia women at Barcelona street barricade 1936 • America’s Trade Advantage: Large Deficits (Pettis) • All Aboard Post-TPP World (Escobar) • The Bank of Japan Can’t Keep Stores From Cutting Prices (BBG) • China Banking Regulator Wrestles With $2.9 Trillion Off-Balance Sheet WMPs (R.) • China Central Bank Warns Against Outflows Disguised As Investment (R.) • ECB Says It Can Shield Eurozone From Global Finance Instability (BBG) • The Snowball of Debt (HowMuch/VC) • Russia to

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Nov 242016
 
 November 24, 2016  Posted by at 9:49 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle November 24 2016

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail Kennedy and Johnson Morning of Nov 22 1963 • Another Election Year, Another Bunch Of Fake Growth Numbers (John Rubino) • China Vows To Defend Trade Rights In Face Of Trump Tariff Threats (R.) • IMF: Chinese Banks Disguise A Massive Amount Of Bad Debt (BI) • The ‘Ownership Society’ Came And Went – A Long Time Ago (MW) • How (Slightly) Higher Mortgage Rates Maul Housing Bubble 2 (WS) • ‘Brexit Will Blow £59 Billion Hole In UK

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Nov 232016
 
 November 23, 2016  Posted by at 4:24 pm Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , ,  
Trump Moves as America Stands Still

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail W. Eugene Smith Orson Welles 1942   Ever since the November 8 election, it’s been hard to write anything that makes actual sense, as evidenced by just about everything I’ve read in the past two weeks, little of which was particularly elevating, because just like before the vote, and just like in pre- and post-Brexit Britain, all there is left in the US are deeply dug-in heels. Everything and everyone is standing still; dug-in heels do that for you.

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Nov 232016
 
 November 23, 2016  Posted by at 9:45 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle November 23 2016

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail Cyclone, Oklahoma, 1898 • Dow 19,000 Is No Cause For Celebration (MW) • Global Wealth Update: 0.7% Of Adults Control $116.6 Trillion In Wealth (ZH) • We Could Be In A ‘Lost Decade’ Of Global Wealth Growth (CNBC) • Willing To Oppose Trump, Some Senate Republicans Gain Leverage (R.) • EU Draft Plan Eyes New Bank Creditor Class To Bear Losses (R.) • Economists Need To Get Into The Real World, Says BOE’s Haldane (Tel.) • Of Dunces, Fools,

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