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Deflation: Scary monsters (and super creeps) | The World

Sermons from the IMF tend to make Japanese leaders fidget nervously in their pews – all fire and brimstone about budget deficits and the need for austerity. But Christine Lagarde's warning about the evils of deflation is more  … [...]

DEFLATION – No Simple Answers to an Epic Mess – Part 3

The Big List of Truisms: 1. Worldwide debt is at historic levels. The Problem: Can outstanding debts be repaid, or are massive defaults forthcoming? 2. [...]

DEFLATION – No Simple Answers to an Epic Mess – Part 2

F**k you, buddy – Adam Curtis – The Trap 01 www.youtube.com As you view this video, think about how important psychological perspective is when analyzing a problem. What biases do you bring to the table when you think about our current economic mess? Debt: The First 5000 Years Great discussion – well worth a watch for everyone, especially gold and silver bugs: David Graeber talks about the history of debt and its impact in the world over thousands of years. During this event from Melville House Bookstore in Brooklyn, New York, Professor Graeber talked with Left Business Observer editor Doug Henwood, author of Wall Street and After the New Economy. [...]