Borrow and Spend Economics to Pay for Borrowing and Spending

Okay, I will admit that we had a little accidental gunfire around here recently, but nobody was hurt, and all that really happened is that I wasted a lot of very expensive ammunition and scared the hell out of a lot of people, including myself, a commotion which instantly activated my Amazing Mogambo Reflexes . . . → Read More: Borrow and Spend Economics to Pay for Borrowing and Spending

Slim Pickings in the Eurozone?

In a week when the Greek leadership declares it a historic moment for the European Union that the ailing country has agreed to swallow an additional austerity plan which, so far, seems to have calmed markets it would almost be too much to continue picking on the Eurozone. Yet pick I am going . . . → Read More: Slim Pickings in the Eurozone?