Tag: economy

Gigantic Debt

The Economy Is Cracking Under Too Much Debt

Wolf Richter joins the podcast this week to discuss the deterioration of the global macro situation, and how he is seeing growing signs of recession breaking out across the economy: I think that was one of the biggest mistakes the […]

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What Triggers Collapse?

Though no one can foretell the future, it is self-evident that the status quo—dependent as it is on cheap oil and fast-expanding debt—is unsustainable. So what will trigger the collapse of the status quo, and what lies beyond when the […]

ChartBrief #13 European Misery Index

ChartBrief #13 European Misery Index

ChartBrief #13 European Misery Index The latest Eurozone unemployment and inflation data were just released with the unemployment rate still stuck at 10.1% and headline inflation creeping up to 0.4% y/y (0.2% previous, and core inflation at 0.8%).  Whenever I […]