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John manages the popular financial website DollarCollapse.com. His books include The Money Bubble: What To Do Before It Pops (2014), The Collapse Of The Dollar And How to ... more

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US Housing Bubble Enters Stage Two: Suddenly-Motivated Sellers
Phase Two of the US housing bubble begins when note that prices are now above what they could have gotten in the last bubble. So they call a realtor and list their house. As do a bunch of their neighbors. Supply, out of the blue, jumps.
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Parents Now Taking On Most New Student Debt
The cost of higher education is soaring, the jobs available to college grads don’t pay as much.
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China Stops Deleveraging, Tells Cities To Ramp Up Spending
No single country has ever added this many factories, roads, airports and entirely new cities in so short a time.
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Rising Wages = Shrinking Corporate Profit Margins … And Falling Stock Prices?
Tightening labor markets are forcing companies to raise wages.
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Inflation Is Back, Part 9: Two Sentences Say It All
Okay, one more look at wage inflation..As the labor markets get tighter, power is finally shifting from companies to workers. For some reason Iowa is leading the way.
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Inflation Is Back, Part 8: Labor Shortage Reaches “Critical” Point
If the next recession is not yet visible, it’s definitely out there on the road we’re now traveling.
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STOCKS I FOLLOW

BNDX Vanguard Total International Bond ETF
BWX SPDR Barclays Capital International Treasury Bond ETF
C Citigroup Inc.
DBJP DBX ETF Trust
DIA SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average
DXJ WisdomTree Japan Total Dividend Fund
EU WisdomTree Dreyfus Euro Fund
EWG iShares MSCI Germany Index Fund
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan Index Fund
FEZ SPDR DJ Euro Stoxx 50
FXI iShares China Large-Cap
GE General Electric Company
GIM Templeton Global Income Fund Inc.
GREK Global X MSCI Greece
IAU iShares COMEX Gold Trust
OIL iPath S&P GSCI Crude Oil Total Return Index ETN
PGJ PowerShares Gldn Dragon Halter USX China
QQQ PowerShares QQQ Trust Series 1
SGOL ETFS Physical Swiss Gold
SPY SPDR S&P 500
UCO ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Crude Oil
UDN PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bearish Fund
USO United States Oil Fund, LP
UUP PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish Fund
UUPT PowerShares DB 3x Long U.S. Dollar Index Futures ETN
VGK VANGUARD EUROPEAN ETF
VGT VANGUARD INFO TECH ETF
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR
YINN Direxion Daily China 3x Bear
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Breaking News/Best Of The Web Housing starts tumble to 9-month low as market headwinds crush momentum https://t.co/nrrC4TtciC
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Work Experience

Website Editor
DollarCollapse.com
2004 - Present (14 years 9 months)
I manage DollarCollapse.com, a "gloom and doom" website that chronicles our ongoing descent into financial crisis, while offering investment advice designed to make the descent profitable if not fun.
Writer
CFA Magazine
January 2000 - Present (18 years 10 months)
I also contribute regularly to CFA Magazine, which goes out primarily to money managers and financial analysts.

Education

New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
MBA
1980 / 1983
Finance
Kent State University
BS
1974 / 1978
Economics

Publications

The Money Bubble
John Rubino, James Turk
DollarCollapse Press
01/02/2014
Chronicle of the financial mistakes made by the US, Europe, and Japan since the crisis of 2008, and strategies for investing for the inevitable next crisis.
The Collapse of the Dollar and How To Profit From It
John Rubino, James Turk
Crown Business
09/01/2008
Co-authored with GoldMoney's James Turk, a brief history of the policy mistakes that led to the ongoing financial crisis, and strategies for investing in precious metals and other hard assets to profit from what's coming.
Clean Money: Picking Winners in the Green Tech Boom
John Rubino
Wiley
07/01/2008
A (a bit premature as it turns out) look at alternative energy and other clean technologies, with advice for investors on choosing among them.