Posts filed under “Currency”

European Debt Crisis: Visualized

Bloomberg’s ace data visualization team crushes it again; this is an awesome primer:

At the heart of the European debt crisis is the euro, the currency that ties together 17 countries in an intimate manner. So when one country teeters on the brink of financial collapse, the entire continent is at risk. How did such a flawed system come to be? Bloomberg Television and Jonathan Jarvis present “The European Debt Crisis Visualized.”


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Source: Bloomberg, Feb. 12 2014

Category: Credit, Currency, Digital Media, Video

Socialism, Capitalism and Bitcoin

Source: Climateer Investing

Category: Currency, Humor

WSJ: Investors Look Toward Safer Options

Source: WSJ

Category: Currency, Markets

Category: Currency, Think Tank

The Currency Printing Process

Source: Ink Splash

Category: Currency

Category: Currency, Think Tank

Has the Dollar Really Lost 97% of Its Value? (No)

  One of the favorite tropes of the “End the Fed” crowd is the “falling purchasing power of the U.S. dollar.” Google that phrase, and you will be rewarded with 91,100,000 results. (drop the “U.S.” and it doubles to 187,000,000 results). The problem is, nearly all of these arguments are wrong. As Matt Busigin of…Read More

Category: Currency, Data Analysis, Really, really bad calls

2010 Reminder: QE = Currency Debasement and Inflation

One of my biggest complaints about the media is the lack of accountability. People say things on TV in print an on radio, and then . . .  Poof!  No consequences. They influence public perception of issues, affect policy debates, drive legislation. This is a perfect example of a stern warning of currency debasement and…Read More

Category: Currency, Inflation, Really, really bad calls

The Optimal Currency Area in a Liquidity Trap

Category: Currency, Think Tank

Past, Present, and Future Money (Topologies, Powers, Trends)

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topology of money
Source: Climateer Investing

 

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Category: Currency, Digital Media