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The Neverending Brexit: Flailing Johnson Set to Try to Renege on Commitment to Respect Good Friday Agreement

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 08/10/2021 - 9:43pm in

Boris Johnson is expected to eyepoke the EU by reneging on the Norhtern Ireland protocol, presumbly to distract from domestic shortages.

European Investment Scammers Allegedly Laundered Their Money through Scotland

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 07/10/2021 - 8:56pm in

Investigations by European and Ukrainian prosecutors revealed an alleged investment fraud with funds laundered via UK corporate entities

Just Keeps Getting Worse: Services Trade Surplus, the American Dream-Not-Come-True, Worst in 10 Years. Imports Worst Ever. Trade Deficit Worst Ever

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 07/10/2021 - 12:55am in

Repeat after me: trade deficits = exporting jobs. The latest results confirm how crappy US policies are.

Does America Want a CHIPS for Buybacks Act?

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 05/10/2021 - 6:54pm in

To bring more chips-making back to the US, Congress should condition additional funds on suspending stock buybacks.

The Cheese Smelled Funny So We Threw It in the JungleVultures' Picnic: Chapter 5

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 28/09/2021 - 7:31am in

I ended up out here in the rain forest half by accident. I had some confidential papers from the World Bank I intended to give to Ecuador’s President. But, going through the documents, it was clear that there was no way to understand Ecuador, which had just rejoined OPEC, without first following the oil. And following the oil meant going into the oil fields in the jungle and grilling the Natives about their claims of illnesses and deaths ... READ MORE

The Lasting Impact of the Covid Crisis on Economic Potential

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 22/09/2021 - 11:55pm in

A look at how Covid has damaged the economy and estimating the effect.

The Winner in Afghanistan: China

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 13/09/2021 - 8:45pm in

Who does not command the World Island cannot command the World.

Allow Least Developed Countries to Develop

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sun, 05/09/2021 - 11:55pm in

Optimal economic policy for LDCs requires their goverments to resist aping Washington and OECD fads.

Neoliberalism Is Dying – Now We Must Replace It

From taming Big Tech to competing with China, Western governments are retreatig from neoliberalism. But what comes next?

Michael Hudson v. George Soros on China’s Rejection of “Market” Capitalism

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 01/09/2021 - 7:53pm in

Soros has a hissy over China's Xi no longer wanting to play nicely with foreign investors.