Former Walmart US CEO Explains Why Trump Is Right About Amazon

By Tyler Durden Once again, despite the flurry of so-called experts who were quoted in the financial media saying President Trump has no idea what he’s talking about when he tweeted that Amazon “are putting many thousands of retailers out of business”, somebody with experience running one of the world’s largest retailers shocked a handful of […]

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Real estate researcher: ‘We are in a long cycle, not boom or bust’

By: Anne Wallace Allen Remember how the millennials were all moving to the city, eschewing automobiles and prompting apartment growth? Well, that generation – born in the 1980s and early 1990s – is growing up, and now they’re headed to the suburbs. And not just any suburbs, either – they’re looking for suburbs that offer a […]

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The US Economy Is Failing

Paul Craig Roberts Do the Wall Street Journal’s editorial page editors read their own newspaper? The frontpage headline story for the Labor Day weekend was “Low Wage Growth Challenges Fed.” Despite an alleged 4.4% unemployment rate, which is full employment, there is no real growth in wages. The front page story pointed out correctly that […]

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Another Housing Bubble?

Just prior to the economic collapse of 2007-2008 there were several economic indicators which could have given us a clue of the impending disaster. If we look at the economic situation today in the US, we find many of these very same indicators. Housing prices are getting very high. Credit card debt has begun to […]

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Trump Considering Withdrawing from NAFTA: How It Is Destroying The Economy

Bill Clinton promised that NAFTA would result in an increase in the number of high quality jobs for Americans that it would reduce illegal immigration.  Ross Perot warned that just the opposite would happen.  He warned that if NAFTA was implemented there would be a “giant sucking sound” as thousands of businesses and millions of […]

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