|RMB now #5 World Payment Currency - was #14 December 2012 |
indigenous says IMO they have malinvested, they have built empty cities, train stations, airports. The core reason is that the Apparatchiks get bonus money for GDP, GDP has a lot of book cooking, as in...
|Realtor vermin at Starbucks |
I have the extreme displeasure of listening to the Realtor's gloat about their sales while I try and enjoy a tall coffee.
|New Greek government already making good on its anti-austerity promises |
zzyzzx says Anyone care to speculate when Greece will exit the Euro and/or declare bankruptcy? It's matter of when than if, but I have no idea when they will actually do it.
|Why religion (particularly Christianity) is vile, evil, narcissistic & dangerous |
Rin says marcus says There's an arrogance to it. That is, having the position that others need to be like them, for the their own good, and for the good of the world. Sound familiar...
|2015 Financial Prediction Thread |
zzyzzx says If the Greeks exit the Euro/Declare bankruptcy this year, I expect a short term buying opportunity.
|Chicago Mayor's motorcade caught running red lights again. |
zzyzzx says Yet still another Democrat who thinks that they are above the law.
|Wall Street Is Gobbling Up Two-Thirds of Your 401(k) |
Call it Crazy says bob2356 says I think a reasonable person (not you) can say 52 million 401k plans out of a work force of 62 million that is 401k eligible is most people who...
|Nation's GDP slows sharply |
http://www.centralvalleybusine Q4 2014 showed 2.6 percent growth • Previous quarter saw a 5.0 percent rate Real gross domestic product -- the value of the production of goods and services in the U.S. adjusted for price...
|Most in U.S. satisfied with ability to get ahead |
http://www.centralvalleybusine Americans much less satisfied with income/wealth distribution • Democrats least satisfied with mobility chances Six in 10 Americans are satisfied with the opportunity for a person in the U.S. to get ahead by working...
|End of the road for gas price decline? |
http://www.centralvalleybusine Still dropping in California, but national average starts going back up • Right now there is a fairly large cushion between retail and wholesale prices Six months of nearly continuous gasoline price drops may...
|The Bubble In Perspective |
hanera says Would like to add to Bellingham Bill. Farming ... matured... much reduced employment Manufacturing ... matured... much reduced employment IT/ BioTech industry ... still growing The academic qualification and skill required as the...
|Marine Le Pen Soars Into Lead in French Presidential Polls for 2017; Don't Worr |
Marine Le Pen Soars Into Lead in French Presidential Polls for 2017; Don't Worry, Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong http://globaleconomicanalysis. Mish
|Alexis Tsipras "Open Letter" to German Citizens Regarding Extend-and-Pretend |
Entitlemented says Auto Correlation (Causal effect with a time lag). If I were in quantitative economics these large Debt and the following debt restructuring is done because the debt was not brought under control in...
|What do you think Patrick. Any ideas? |
Bellingham Bill says http://www.bizjournals.com/san
|Are you going to be watching Super Bowl 2015? |
lostand confused says Ceffer says I prefer immense hirsute lesbian roller derby. More gore, cussing and gratuitous violence. Is this your sport?
|Conscription of People, Cars, Businesses in Ukraine for Mindless Slaughter |
Vicente says There's still something going on there? It's not on my news pages...
|Tomato peeling breakthrough cuts water use |
Vicente says I grow my own, using much less water than field tomatoes. http://earthtainer.tomatofest.
Patrick says they're so proud of it they put it right by the front door.
Patrick says ok, there's nothing natural about that space, but i'm sure they have a pretty good view in the daytime from the 13th floor.
|Bill would protect online consumer privacy |
http://www.centralvalleybusine Rep. Jerry McNerney backs requirements for tighter data protection • Consumers need to feel confident that their information is secure Commercial entities that own or possess any personal information of consumers must implement security...