Posts Tagged by Investment
|December 15, 2014||Posted by Fred E. Foldvary, PhD under Editorials|
Keynesians like government being deeply in the red. Yet where’s the promised prosperity? Is government merely robbing Peter to pay Paul?
|December 4, 2013||Posted by Staff under Activism|
Good news: Poor nations seek answers. Bad news: they don’t seek far enough. Since the right’s recommendations did not work, now back to the left? What about neither?
|December 4, 2013||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles, High Cost of Land, Inequality / Concentration|
Who really owns famous places? The absentee owners hide behind incorporated holding companies. But so what if the landlord is a foreigner or not? Still a landlord.
|November 24, 2013||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles|
People lost a lot of money in land and houses, and now, it seems, they can start making money again — either as speculators or as civil members of society.
|May 24, 2012||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Cry, the Beloved Argentina by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor, 21 May 2012 Argentina is a country that serves as a warning to the wealthier countries that they too can squander their wealth and decline into poverty. A hundred years […]
|May 4, 2010||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Toronto To Collect Billboard Rent Central banks woo sovereign funds over debt One big player makes a play for one immense stream of wealth for itself while one small player corrals a minor stream but for all society. We trim, […]
|March 18, 2010||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Foreigners deprive people of land they used for eons Owners enjoy the harvest, Farmers die from famine Yesterday, people celebrated St Patrick driving the snakes out of Ireland (although if given a choice, I mightve driven the lawyers and kept […]
|June 29, 2009||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
What the conventional guys couldn’t do, our guy can Macroeconomics in One Lesson by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor, June 29, 2009 There have been comments in the media saying that the Great Recession of 2008-9 shows that economic theory […]
|March 16, 2009||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Seven rules for next time? How to Invest Wisely by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor, March 16, 2009 The financial crash and recession of 2008-9 has wrecked the financial dreams of many investors. Those hardest hit had not adhered to […]
|November 28, 2008||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
No safe haven for investors This bear market is one for the history books Technically, a bear market is when stocks fall 20% or more from their highs. But there’s a saying that a bear’s true signature is making a […]
|November 17, 2008||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Who should control the money supply? Free Banking Explained by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor, November 2008 Free Banking is free-market banking. In pure free banking, the money supply and interest rates are handled by private enterprise, there is no […]
|September 20, 2008||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Wall St campaign contributions pay off big time US Seizes Control of AIG with $85 Billion Bailout You hear “crisis” but it’s not housing becoming affordable again. Thats good and necessary. It’s government bailing out the insiders rather than shoring […]
|February 4, 2008||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Bubble of Offices and Shops Follows Housing The 2007 US Economic Slowdown by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor US economic growth slowed almost to zero in the last quarter of 2007, consistent with a coming recession. Governments data on current […]
|January 5, 2008||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Dont leave socially-generated values on the table Restructuring how Government Raises Revenue The huge wealth gap, the huge tax burden, and the huge top-heavy debt are related problems with a basic solution. The author is retired from Fannie Mae in […]
|April 2, 2007||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Editorial The Bear Will Get You by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor The Federal Reserve system, Americas central bank, faces difficult choices. Past increases in the money supply are now pulling prices up, as monetary inflation creates price inflation. The […]