Tag Archive: US

Looking at Uranium

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The uranium sector was hit hard in the aftermath of the 2008 Financial Crisis, then came another crisis in 2011, when a massive earthquake damaged nuclear facilities in Japan. That caused another big… Continue reading

Ad Hoc Commentary – Wake up America, the Cold War did not end in 1991

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“…the [Russian] Ministry of Defense said it would consider stopping international inspections of its nuclear weapons in response to threatened sanctions from the West…” http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/in-crimea-interim-government-says-it-has-no-plans-to-cede-to-russia/2014/03/08/df1261d0-a6c3-11e3-9cff-b1406de784f0_story.html At first sight, it seems like America and… Continue reading

Ad Hoc Commentary – Monetarists should sit back and let Keynesians do infrastructure

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Larry Summers, perhaps best known for making foot-in-mouth remarks about women while a Harvard president, had recently remarked in polite circles that: “…we may well need in the years ahead to think about… Continue reading

De- Americanizing Today

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*DAGONG DOWNGRADES U.S. LOCAL, FOREIGN CURRENCY CREDIT RATINGS *DAGONG DOWNGRADES U.S. SOVEREIGN CREDIT RATING   EUR/USD POST SHUTDOWN AUD/USD POST SHUTDOWN USD/JPY POST SHUTDOWN GOLD POST SHUTDOWN It a global rebellion. Trouble is… Continue reading

What Is This, America ? You Are Getting Richer ! : Secrets To Riches

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Contradictions are hard to bear. Median U.S. household income in 2012 is $51,017 a year, down from $51,100 in 2011 http://money.cnn.com/2013/09/17/news/economy/poverty-income/index.html vs The United States posted a fifth successive year of rises in… Continue reading

For Richer Or Poorer : The Problem With India Is Ours Too

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The most talked about topic for the past weeks has been the Indian current account woes and their worsening deficit etc which led to the rupee tumbling to historic lows. The irony is,… Continue reading