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Will the Dollar Survive the Rise of the Yuan and the End of the Petrodollar?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog01/10/2018
The dollar’s hegemony is being directly challenged by China, which is not shy about promoting her own currency as her preferred settlement medium.

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Seniors Scramble for Income as the Fed Inflates

Labor and WagesMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog01/01/2018
While Americans put on a happy face, central bank inflation robs people at the bottom and transfers wealth to those at the top.

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What Will Cause The Next Recession?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog12/28/2017
The next recession is going to be caused by making the same mistake of the previous ones: denying the the level to which we've accumulated risk.

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The Yield Curve Accordion Theory

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog12/26/2017
The Fed dictates to markets at least as much as it reacts to markets.

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Americans Are Addicted to Homeownership, and the Government is the Pusher

Money and BanksTaxes and SpendingMoney and Banking

Blog12/22/2017
"Sure, it's nice that homeownership forces people to build equity in an asset, even if it is a profoundly crappy asset."

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Will Cryptocurrencies Pass the Market Test?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog12/16/2017
It is not enough to have an established purchasing power. A particular thing — to be used as money — must also pass the market selection process.

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De-Homogenizing Cryptocurrencies

Money and Banks

Blog12/15/2017
Over 1000 different cryptocurrencies exist, and their uses and values can vary considerably.

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Los precios de los activos también son precios

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog12/12/2017

La inflación está viva y coleando, y actualmente se está desatando el aumento de los precios de los activos.

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More on Interest Rates and Time Preference

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog12/02/2017
Currently observed negative yields on some European corporate bonds supposedly runs contrary to the positive time preference theory. How can this be?

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I Have Doubts About Bitcoin

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog12/02/2017
The quantity of money is certainly important. But so is its quality.

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