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We’ve Got to Get Ahold of Ourselves

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  January 16, 2020

Men, it has been well said, think in herds; it will be seen that they go mad in herds, while they only recover their senses slowly, and one by one. Read More

All the News That’s Fit for Bubblevision

Economy By David Stockman.  |  January 10, 2020

By reading narrative, we escape the anxiety that attacks us when we try to say something true about the world. Read More

Imperial Arbitrage

Investments By David Stockman.  |  January 9, 2020

Great empires are not maintained by timidity. – Tacitus, Histories (c. Read More

On Strange Bedfellows

Investments By David Stockman.  |  January 7, 2020

Indeed, only what does not have a tangible measure can easily be exaggerated in importance. Read More

The Guns of January

Economy By David Stockman.  |  January 6, 2020

Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. Read More

Coda

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  January 3, 2020

You only grow by coming to the end of something and by beginning something else. – John Irving, The World According to Garp (1978) Once they are debt-entombed, economies are inexorably capable of ever-more modest rates of growth. Read More

Santa Powell

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  December 20, 2019

This is probably the last real trading day before Christmas; things are going to be very slow next week. Read More

One Good Ponzi Deserves Another

Economy By David Stockman.  |  December 10, 2019

A turbulent history has taught Chinese leaders that not every problem has a solution and that too great an emphasis on total mastery over specific events could upset the harmony of the universe. Read More

First Gifts of the Holiday Season

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  December 5, 2019

I love these little people; and it is not a slight thing when they, who are so fresh from God, love us. Read More

The Buyback Debate

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  November 29, 2019

For the Truth the Turkey is in Comparison a much more respectable Bird, and withal a true original Native of America… He is besides, though a little vain & silly, a Bird of Courage, and Read More