Economics

Economics, money, trade, business and spending

Welcome To The Third World, Part 22: Whites Are Dying “Deaths Of Despair”

In contrast to Black Americans, Europeans and Canadians, new research shows an increasing mortality rate among White Americans. Includes video

Stronger Economic Growth? Over My Dead Body, Says Janet Yellen

Stronger Economic Growth? Over My Dead Body, Says Janet Yellen

You’ve heard of pre-emptive war, haven’t you? Now we have pre-emptive attacks on inflation. Mike Whitney explains

Could These 3 Simple Changes to Banking Fix the Economy?

Simple solutions to stabilise the economy, create more jobs and reduce personal and government debt

Global arms trade hits highest level since end of Cold War

Led by U.S. arms sales with nearly half the weapons sold ending up in the Middle East

Here’s How Infrastructure Costs Can Be Halved

Ellen Brown on how Donald Trump can accomplish his economic pre-election promises

Washington is behind India’s brutal experiment of abolishing most cash

Washington is behind India’s brutal experiment of abolishing most cash

It may be a trial run, a foretaste of things to come in the West

The Reason the Fed Is Raising Rates, and Why It Won’t Work

The Reason the Fed Is Raising Rates, and Why It Won’t Work

The vast majority of US corporations are worse off now than they were in “the years preceding the Great Recession.”

Trump’s Economic Plan Is a Betrayal of the People Who Voted for Him

Trump might be a hero to millions of working people who think he’s got their interests at heart, but the facts just don’t match the rhetoric

Trump’s Economic Plan: This Isn’t Going to Work

Bannon says he’s the driving force behind the $1 trillion infrastructure development program. Unfortunately, the program is little more than a scam. Mike Whitney explains

China Refuses to make its new gold-backed Yuan convertible to or from US Dollars

This is a little old but noteworthy as China fears is that many countries will want to trade their reserve US dollars for the new Yuan, leaving China with mountains of worthless US dollars.

On 28 October 2016, the United States voted against the UNO working with the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation - represented here by its General Secretary, the Tajik Rashid Alimov - on the grounds that Russia is a member. The SCO represents more than 40% of the world’s population

Two separate worlds

In an unreported Oct 28 UN meeting, the U.S. took the first steps towards the division of the world into to distinct economic zones. Thierry Meyssan explains

The IMF Hopes to Save the Banks---By Sacrificing the Economy

The IMF Hopes to Save the Banks—By Sacrificing the Economy

A new IMF report shows that some banks in the US and Europe may not be strong enough to survive another downturn, even with States assistance

Top Bank Fraud Expert: ALL of the Big Banks’ Profits Come from FRAUD

Top white collar crime expert confirms, fraud is the banks ‘key profit centre’. Includes video

Central Bank Digital Currencies: A Revolution in Banking?

Ellen Brown asks: will a new breed of economists at the Bank of England surprise us with a revolutionary new model for banking and credit?

Uneducated Foreign Residents a ‘Ticking Bomb’ for Sweden’s Labor Market

Swedish economist warns of the dire economic consequences of Sweden’s recent influx of migrant .

Hitler Was Financed by the Federal Reserve and the Bank of England

Hitler Was Financed by the Federal Reserve and the Bank of England

Slowly the myths of Nazi Germany, Adolf Hitler and World War Two are being broken down and the real history of the 20th century is emerging

Tent Cities Full Of Homeless People Are Booming In Cities All Over America As Poverty Spikes

Tent cities full of the jobless and dispossessed are springing up all over America. Michael Snyder explains

America The Debt Pig: We Are A ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Society

America The Debt Pig: We Are A ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Society

– And ‘Pay Later’ Is Rapidly Approaching. Includes videos

Europe risks going ‘down the drain’ over Brexit – German Economy Minister

German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel has said that following Brexit much of the world now views the European Union as unstable.

Detroit Has Gone From Being The Greatest Manufacturing City In The World To A Global Joke

In 1960, Detroit was America’s premier manufacturing city with the nation’s highest per capita income. Now it’s a nightmare of crime and urban decay. Does the same fate await the rest of the U.S.?