The Wrong Debate

This time focused on the corporate tax:

Corporate tax reform is not usually a major issue in a presidential campaign, but it may be this year. President Obama has introduced a bold framework for a business tax overhaul.

His framework is already under attack from both the left and the right, indicating that the . . . → Read More: The Wrong Debate

Gold Blossoming in Colombia: Paul Harris

Impressed by Colombia as a country and as a setting for exciting mining and geological opportunities, Paul Harris relocated from England, by way of Chile, and hasn’t looked back. In an exclusive interview with The Gold Report, the publisher of the Colombia Gold Letter offers hope for the near future.

The Gold Report: . . . → Read More: Gold Blossoming in Colombia: Paul Harris

Time Unlikely to be a Healer for Portugal's Economy

In a strict sense, the answer to this question has to be no and indeed the most recent turn of events have put Spain back in the spotlight much to the chagrin no doubt of the EU and IMF. Simply put, Portugal is manageable but Spain may turn out not to be. In this . . . → Read More: Time Unlikely to be a Healer for Portugal’s Economy

Economic Events on April 2, 2012

At 10:00 AM Eastern time, the Construction Spending report for February will be released, and the consensus is that there was an increase of 0.7% in spending compared to the previous month.

Also at 10:00 AM Eastern time, the ISM manufacturing index for March will be released.  The consensus estimate is that it increased . . . → Read More: Economic Events on April 2, 2012