Author: David Merkel

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Economics

Watch The 30!

I like long bonds.  I am not saying that I like them as an investment.  I like them because they tell me about the economy. Though I argued to the Obama Administration that they should issue Fifties, Centuries and Perpetuals, […]

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Economics

From Hedging to Speculation

I thought this old post from RealMoney.com was lost, never to be found again.  This was the important post made on November 22, 2006 that forecast some of the troubles in the subprime residential mortgage backed securities market.  I favored […]