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Savings---Not Tariffs Will Make America Great Again
Instead of trying to strong-arm trading partners into better “deals,” Trump should be creating an environment for the re-industrialization of the economy. The first step in such a policy must start with savings which is the key to economic growth.
Auto Sales Tumble After Car Makers Slash Cash On The Hood
Today, we may have found the dynamo that drove purchases to a plateau of between 17 and 18 million units over the past three years: pervasive dealer discounts and incentives.
A Red Ponzi, Truly----China's Staggering Debt Vs. Soon-To-Be-Shrinking Population
Neither the fact that China’s bank balance sheets amount to more than 600% of GDP nor the fact that they have doubled in terms of percentage of GDP in the past several years suggests a healthy development.
Chart Of The Day: This Time Is Different-----$3.5 Trillion Of Doom-Loop (Passive) Funds
This time it's different
Chart Of The Day: Not To Worry! Junk Bond Yield Premium Narrows To Three Year Low
In today's chart of the day, view how the junk bond yield premium is at a three year low.
The Donald Nailed It: “We Are In A Big Fat Ugly Bubble”
Most of the 90 minutes last night was a waste—with both candidates lobbing well-worn clichés, slogans and sound bites at the audience and each other. But there was one brief moment that made it all worthwhile.
Chart Of The Day: Eliminate Drug And Immigration Laws—Empty The Federal Prisons
David Stockman features an eye-popping chart that highlights a solution to prison overcrowding and saving taxpayer money.
Bloodlust Of The Neocons—Bill Kristol’s Mendacious Claptrap On The Iran Deal
Bill Kristol is the epitome of the neocon mindset: cultivating a staid and urbane image while writing the most unhinged and mendacious claptrap.
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