News about the state of the economy

It Really IS a Small World

Worldwide interconnectedness not only connects us socially, but also politically, economically, financially, culturally, medically and technologically.

More Sovereign Debt Roulette

As the sovereign debt crisis spreads in Europe, government bond interest rates are rising above what’s considered a sustainable level.

When Expertise Gets Hijacked

Today’s economic chaos is the inevitable result of trying to manage far too many alternative realities instead of focusing on the hard realities of how things actually are.