Bill Bonner's Diary


Negative Interest Rates Are Not Normal

The weirder things get, the more people struggle to think they aren’t weird at all…

5G Launching in Four More U.S. Cities

Having the fastest possible communications network is critical for economic strength… And winning the 5G race could be a...

America Has Been Declining Since 2000

When the calendar rolled over on January 1st, 2000, the dreaded Y2K disaster didn’t happen. Instead, America rolled over.

Inverted Yield Curve Signals Coming Recession

A recession may have a long fuse. But when a theatre burns down, it’s best to leave the show...

Inflation Has Eroded the U.S. and Chinese Economies

China and the U.S. became so ugly their own mothers wouldn’t recognize them. Like a powerful drug, phony money...

The Fed Should Let the Market Set Rates

The level of claptrap is breathtaking. The more the Fed tinkers with the economy, the worse it works.

Does Dow History Tell Us We’ve Already Seen America’s Peak?

The Dow traded at an all-time high of 40 ounces of gold in 1999. And American businesses, stocks, technologies,...