Bill Bonner's Diary


Lessons From My Very First Gold Trade

Before you go chasing after gold moves, maybe take a look up in the sky first…

Markets Revert to the Mean Eventually

That which gets out of whack is likely to get back into whack, sooner or later.

Monetary Policy Won’t Preserve Economic Expansion

If lower interest rates are such a good idea, how come Japan and Europe are in worse shape than...

The Internet Age Distorted the Meaning of Wealth

In the New Era, a new species of human appeared: Silicon Man. The old model wondered what the hell...

History Shows That as Trade Zones Shrink, So Does Their Wealth

In this exclusive excerpt from Bill’s new book, our editor shows how win-win deals expand prosperity... and win-lose deals...

A National Living Wage Is Absurd

What would happen if the burger-flippers fixed the wages of the well-paid?

Since the Turn of the Century, Government Corruption Has Become More Flagrant

Spending money you don’t have on wars you don’t need to fight is not a formula for national greatness....