Producing more than you consume

From The Flow of Value blog:

“All investments are made with surplus value (some of which has been borrowed to be invested), which has been netted out of the flow of value by those who produce more than they consume. This stock of value is commonly known as wealth. But governments and borrowers . . . → Read More: Producing More Than You Consume

Geordie Mark: Big Nuclear Future on Horizon

Japan’s nuclear catastrophe sent shock waves through the uranium market, but in this exclusive interview with The Energy Report, Haywood Securities Analyst Geordie Mark explains why the disaster in Japan isn’t the end for uranium miners.

Companies Mentioned: AREVA Bannerman Resources Ltd. Cameco Corp. Denison Mines Corp. Extract Resources Ltd. Hathor Exploration Ltd. . . . → Read More: Geordie Mark: Big Nuclear Future on Horizon

Demographic patterns and structural change in North Africa and the Middle East

The political turmoil in Tunisia and Egypt that precipitated the abrupt end of decades of political dictatorships that governed the vast majority of countires in the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region. The political revolution, influenced by democratic upheaval in Tunisia and Egypt, facilitated the attempts to overhaul the autocratic regimes in Bahrain, . . . → Read More: Demographic Patterns and Structural Change in North Africa and the Middle East

Economic Events on May 4, 2011

The Mortgage Bankers’ Association purchase index was released at 7:00 AM EDT, and there was a week to week increase of 0.3% in the Purchase Index and a week to week increase of 6.0% in the Refinance Index.

The Challenger Job-Cut Report will be released at 7:30 AM EDT, providing an estimate of the . . . → Read More: Economic Events on May 4, 2011