|Tale of Two Unions … More on War … Bankrupting Pensions|
Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.
The Rise and Fall of Two Unions
There are eerie similarities between the European Union and the Soviet Union. Does that mean the European Union is doomed? Martin Weiss, Ph.D., tells a tale of two unions.
Facebook’s Hardware Revolution
Facebook’s Open Compute Project (OCP) has launched a renaissance of innovation in hardware development and networking. Tech-stock tracker Jon Markman explains who wins and who loses with OCP.
More on War…
Larry Edelson believes we are now on the cusp of experiencing what will be the most important economic events of our time. Will you be ready? Read on …
What’s in Your Go-Bag?
The Scout motto is: Be prepared. Security expert Jeff Cantor’s advice is: Be prepared for anything with a survival kit called a “go-bag.” Here’s some ideas about what to pack in it.
Bankrupting Pensions — One Basis Point at a Time
Central bankers say the benefits of low interest rates for the global economy outweigh the negative side effects on the little people — like pension holders. Mike Larson questions their thesis.