Economics

Absolutely Pivoting
Absolutely Pivoting

I’ve been short long duration bonds with my husband Mitch since December last year. It’s been a high conviction trade over a bumpy ride, with that conviction getting tested thoroughly and repeatedly…

Life Itself Is A Catch-22, Roll The Dice, The Big Rant Against Queen, Country And Existence Herself
Life Itself Is A Catch-22, Roll The Dice, The Big Rant Against Queen, Country And Existence Herself

There are many contradictions in life, including life itself. In order to survive you must be willing to die, but in your willingness to die, you no longer survive. The bureaucratic abuse of power we…

Economic inertia
Economic inertia

In a growing modern world, we have an infrastructure in desperate need of analysts, writers and strong creators willing to impact the way the modern world works. We have to find a way to target the…

The Economic Fluctuations Model
The Economic Fluctuations Model

The Economic Fluctuations Model is used to guide monetary policy decisions and provide predictions on the economy, as well as to explain fluctuations in real GDP and inflation. The model combines…

WEF’s Great Reset Agenda Continues to Get Significant Pushback From Critics
WEF’s Great Reset Agenda Continues to Get Significant Pushback From Critics

Amid the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020, the world’s bureaucrats, financial institutions, multinational corporations, and international organizations started promoting the Great Reset concept, an idea…

The Ineffective Hike of Interest Rates
The Ineffective Hike of Interest Rates

The world of the 21st century has been governed by principles established in the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries, both in ideological and economic ways. Traditional theories suggest that high…

Zero Inflation
Zero Inflation

We have to open this letter by acknowledging yesterday’s astounding CPI report. The Department of Labor’s monthly Consumer Price Index report tracks the market price of a basket of consumer goods…

The Spending Allocation Model (SAM)
The Spending Allocation Model (SAM)

The SAM is useful in determining how GDP is allocated among consumption, investment, government purchases, and net exports (C + I + G + X). To build the SAM model, first note that Y= C + I + G + X…

Energy Price Cap could reach £4,000-£5,000 for Q1 2023 as bookies suggest 54% chance that happens!
Energy Price Cap could reach £4,000-£5,000 for Q1 2023 as bookies suggest 54% chance that happens!

Bookmakers today have made it 5/6 that the Energy Price Cap will be in-between £4,000-£5,000 for Q1 2023. This comes after the consultancy Cornwall Insight said earlier this week that it expected the…

Will Regulations Kill Decentralized Finance Or Save It?
Will Regulations Kill Decentralized Finance Or Save It?

In recent years, decentralized finance (DeFi) has emerged as one of the most promising sectors in the cryptocurrency space. DeFi projects are built on decentralized protocols and offer a wide range…

The ABCs of CBDCs
The ABCs of CBDCs

The institutional response to a surge in global cryptocurrency adoption has been the development of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs). Official communications from governments around the world…

A Plan is not a Strategy
A Plan is not a Strategy

Lately I have been doing some research about my project (which I might share with you in the future), and I found that I have been living for so long with a misunderstanding of what is a Plan, what…

Thinking Citizen Blog — The Story of Three Great Inflations — 1946–8, 1974–5, 1979–81
Thinking Citizen Blog — The Story of Three Great Inflations — 1946–8, 1974–5, 1979–81

I am a firm believer that a little historical perspective is useful from time to time. With inflation accelerating, perhaps it is wise to remember what past spikes were like, what caused them and…

“What it is” and“What it does” thinking.
“What it is” and“What it does” thinking.

I believe there are two fundamental styles of framing how the tech industry looks at technology: what it is and what it does style thought. In my experience understanding which style you are, and…

Parshat Va’etchanan — Abundance or Austerity: Which is better?
Parshat Va’etchanan — Abundance or Austerity: Which is better?

In Parshat Va’etchanan, we learn that there’s more to fulfilling the Torah’s precepts than the laws themselves: Do not try the Lord your God, as you did at Massah. Be sure to keep the commandments…

沒有貨幣的世界
沒有貨幣的世界