So long as there are earnest believers in the world, they will always wish to punish opinions, even if their judgment tells them it is unwise and their conscience that it is wrong. Walter Bagehot, The Metaphysical Basis Arts Journal, 2 weeks ago
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All the inducements of early society tend to foster immediate action, all its penalties fall on the man who pauses; the traditional wisdom of those times was never weary of inculcating that delays are dangerous, and that the sluggish man—the man ...Arts Journal, 2 weeks ago
It is the fact, that by the constitution of society the bold, the vigorous, and the buoyant, rise and rule; and that the weak, the shrinking, and the timid, fall and serve. Walter Bagehot,Arts Journal, 2 weeks ago
In almost all instances, the root cause of a financial crisis is an asset bubble. But how does this bubble form, what finally causes it to pop and how can investors profit before it goes bust? In order for a market to attain the excessive ...Trade2Win, 2 weeks ago
Submitted by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog, The approximate hour Janet Yellen spends wandering in circles and spewingdouble talk during her post-meeting pressers is time well spent. When the painful ordeal of hersemi-coherentbabbling is ...Zero Hedge, 2 weeks ago Abolish The FOMC, Bring Back The Green Eyeshades Seeking Alpha, 2 months ago There Is An Alternative To Yellen's Keynesian Bubble - Stockman Rages "Abolish The Fed" Zero Hedge, 2 months ago
There's high drama everywhere I look. Over there, the Queen is boarding a BOAC flight. Here's Winston Churchill presiding over a cabinet meeting. And look: the Duke of Edinburgh is wandering around in his pyjamas. In a muddy field, I see perfect ...NewsGrio, 2 weeks ago
Given the tortuous manner in which the American political system has been functioning the past decade, can a case be made for the United States to switch over to a different sort of democratic political system? While the sacrosanct status of the ...National Interest, 3 weeks ago
THE FIRST point Theresa May made in her opening remarks as Prime Minister after seeing the Queen was that she is the leader of the Conservative and Unionist Party and as if to drive the point home she made it clear that Unionist referred to the ...Cyprus Mail, 1 month ago
JUDY WOODRUFF : But, first: It has been a rough couple of weeks in Britain since the country voted to leave the European Union. The pound dropped to its lowest levels in more than three decades, and the European markets have taken hits over concerns ...PBS, 1 month ago
Mervyn King, former governor of the Bank of England, has written the most important book to appear in the wake of the financial crisis—The End of Alchemy: Money, Banking and the Future of the Global Economy. Unlike others, King has resisted ...Fraser Institute, 1 month ago
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