Written by The Daily Bell
Inside the Fed in 2006: A Coming Crisis, and Banter ... As the housing bubble entered its waning hours in 2006, top Federal Reserve officials marveled at the desperate antics of home builders seeking to lure buyers. The officials laughed about the cars that builders were offering as signing ...
Written by The Gold Report
Volatility in the markets isn't going away any time soon and Mike Niehuser, founder of Beacon Rock Research, expects 2012 to be a year of extreme swings. Niehuser draws parallels to the beginning of 2009, which was a short period of time that produced some very high returns. In this exclusive Gold ...
Written by Marco Rubio
Obama's campaign manager calls the Tea Party a group of "extremists", and it's that same Tea Party that is demanding a balanced budget and bringing the size of government into one of sustainability. One may draw the conclusion from Obama's 2012 campaign that Senator Marco Rubio is an ...
Written by Daily Bell
Fed to Make Benchmark Rate Forecasts ... Federal Reserve officials will for the first time make public their own forecasts for the federal funds rate at their Jan. 24-25 meeting, according to minutes from last month's Federal Open Market Committee released today. FOMC "participants decided to ...
Written by Ron Paul
Last week, as most Americans were celebrating the holidays with family and friends, the Obama Administration announced plans to seek yet another debt ceiling increase in the New Year. While some fiscal conservatives will try to block this increase, their efforts are designed to fail thanks to the ...
Written by Julia Seymour
This year the media's myth were wide-ranging: from conspiracy theories about economic sabotage, to overpopulation panic and Occupy Wall Street's mantra 'We are the 99 percent.
Each year the Business & Media Institutelooks back on the year's news and selects the top 10 worst economic ...
Written by Right Side News
The Federal Reserve Plans To Identify "Key Bloggers" And Monitor Billions Of Conversations About The Fed On Facebook, Twitter, Forums And Blogs
The Federal Reserve wants to know what you are saying about it. In fact, the Federal Reserve has announced plansto identify "key bloggers" and to ...
Written by NIA
Important Debt Ceiling Update
President Obama just announced late this evening that a deal has been reached to cut government spending and raise the debt ceiling in order to avoid a debt default. If the deal is approved on Monday, it will raise the debt ceiling by between $2.1 and $2.4 trillion in ...
Written by Roman Baudzus
Yesterday, the silver price reached a new three-decade high of more than US$34 per ounce. Although the stock markets, many agricultural commodities as well as platinum and palladium suffered heavy losses at the end of yesterday's trading session, the gold and silver prices ...