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Do Not Fight The Fed: The Message is Real
Do Not Fight The Fed: The Message is Real

As discussed in the last letter, the performance of major indices and stocks are highly dependent on the outcome of the FOMC meeting on Wednesday. Here are some key takeaways from the meeting: Not…

The Ethereum Merge
The Ethereum Merge

On Wednesday September 14, 2022, the world’s second largest cryptocurrency had officially upgraded to a new-and-improved network for it to run on. Forecasted to reduce Ethereum’s energy consumption…

Comparing new housing data to projections, reviewing the September SEP
Comparing new housing data to projections, reviewing the September SEP

A few weeks ago, I finished a project in RStudio which modeled U.S. housing starts using building permits and other time-series components. Since we have new data this week, I thought it might be…

The Week Ahead around the Globe
The Week Ahead around the Globe

So, now we have had some solid time to digest a lot of the information from the recent FOMC decision in the United States the focus shifts to how fast the recovery that we have had in 2020 and 2021…

Macro Cheatsheet
Macro Cheatsheet

To save anyone the trouble of doom-Googling background concepts in subsequent articles, I shall embark on a rather lengthy altruistic post addressing the relationship between macroeconomics and…

Pushing the Agenda
Pushing the Agenda

I recently finished reading this short novel by Kenny Paul- a pseudonym used by two Belgian writers in the 1960’s — L’Ombre et la Solitude. In english, the title translates to ‘Shadow and…

Alaska Native Values and Indigenous Data Sovereignty: A Personal Reflection
Alaska Native Values and Indigenous Data Sovereignty: A Personal Reflection

This is a fairly rough piece, more contemplative than complete. It’s written after reading Kukutai & Taylor’s “Indigenous Data Sovereignty: Towards an Agenda”, which I recommend (especially the Desi…

Futurists Will NOT Give Up On The Future
Futurists Will NOT Give Up On The Future

“We used to look up in the sky and wonder at our place in the stars. Now we just look down and worry about our place in the dirt.” By the end of the film, Cooper’s mission has turned our gaze back to…

On Conflict
On Conflict

When a man enters into conflict with another man, he seeks to employ some means towards some end. Conflict comes when the other man disputes the use of such means or such an end. It is worth noting…

I’m Interested in Economics; Where Do I Start?
I’m Interested in Economics; Where Do I Start?

I first decided I’d become an economist in freshman year of high school, when serendipitous readings of The Wealth of Nations (Book One only…I’m not a madman) and Lee Kwan Yew’s From Third World to…

5 Systems Design books every social artist should read
5 Systems Design books every social artist should read

There are many books out there on social change, better economic models, and how to make the world a better place. It can be tough to know where to start — but don’t worry, we’re here to help. In…

How Norway Get So Rich
How Norway Get So Rich

Norwegian citizens enjoy free education. It continues to rank highest in the happiness index along with Sweden and Denmark. Over the four or five decades, Norway’s economy had massively transformed…

“Cheap Nature” Gets Expensive
“Cheap Nature” Gets Expensive

Why are prices for so many things in so many places still rising so rapidly, even though crude oil and many agricultural commodity prices started falling back months ago from post Ukrainian-invasion…

UAPs Are Driven by Non-Human Intelligent Entities
UAPs Are Driven by Non-Human Intelligent Entities

If you missed the memo, American Marine Corps naval aviator, and scientist, Donald Keyhole said flying saucers are real, 1950. A lot of people have spoken the very same. The most recent, credible…

Should inequality receives greater attention in Indonesia?
Should inequality receives greater attention in Indonesia?

Inequality is an issue that has rising prominence in Indonesia. Several organizations and researchers have started to buoy the warning that rising inequality in Indonesia can be harmful for the…

How to Find Biology Assignment Help
How to Find Biology Assignment Help

It takes a lot of studies to succeed in biology. There is a lot of theory-based study and practical work in the classes. Additionally, you’ll be working on a lot of biology assignments and homework…