Past Articles


Davos Without the Hookers (Part II)

Not much action in the markets on Veterans Day. So let’s go back to our story… At the Kilkenomics economics festival in Kilkenny, Ireland… We had just taken the first hit. It was an informal debate, in front of a crowd of drunken Irishmen. And our opponent was already way ahead. He had won over the audience with a...

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Davos Without the Hookers

“Behind every great fortune there is a crime,” said Balzac. Before the age of capitalism – which gave people...

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Is QE Broken?

We’ve come to the charming city of Kilkenny in Ireland to speak at Europe’s first economics festival: Kilkenomics. What...

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Aiming for Aristotle’s Head

Wowee! More highs in the stock market. The Dow rose 128 points yesterday. Is the US stock market headed...

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Repeat After Me: Economics Is NOT a Science

Dow off 20 points yesterday. Gold down $6 an ounce. No biggie. On Monday and Tuesday, we visited our...

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Amor Patria

The Dow took another step up yesterday. Gold held steady. Are we at the beginning of another bubble in...