Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Donald Trump has boasted that his policies will produce sustained 3%-4% growth for many years to come. His prediction flies in the face of the judgment of many professional forecasters, including on Wall Street and at the Federal Reserve,...
By Paul Craig Roberts As an economist, I can't identify in history any economy whose affairs have been so badly managed and prospects so severely damaged as that of the USA. The frontpage headline story for the Labor Day weekend was...
Russian Debt and China Yuan Since the August 1998 sovereign default triggered by the West, Russian state finances have been prudent to almost a fault. The size of the national government debt is the lowest of any major industrial country,...
Stanley Fischer, the 73-year-old vice chair of the US Federal Reserve, is familiar with the decline of the world's rich. He spent his childhood and youth in the British protectorate of Rhodesia, in present-day Zambia and Zimbabwe, before going...
The US ratings agency has warned that failure to raise the country's debt limit by the end of September could have worse consequences than the collapse of Lehman Brothers during the financial crisis. US President Donald Trump has warned recently...

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