Tags: GDP

Weekend Reading: The Beginning Of The Ending

A few week’s ago I discussed the post-election surge in the market based on rather optimistic outlooks as opposed to the technical underpinnings that currently exists. As I specially stated in the weekend newsletter entitle “Dow 20,000” the market was beginning to take on an eerily similar feeling: “If this market rally seems eerily familiar, it’s because…

John Williams on The Federal Government’s Fake Economic News

Statistics issued by the government about the economy—from CPI to GDP—are fake, and Mises.TV guest John Williams of Shadowstats.com explains how and why. The article John Williams on The Federal Government’s Fake Economic News was originally published at Foreign Policy Journal. Source: Foreign Policy Journal John Williams on The Federal Government’s Fake Economic News

Fed’s Williams: Get Used to Sub 2% GDP Growth, Meaningless Fiscal Stimulus and Higher Interest Rates

In a CNBC interview today with San Fransicko's Fed Williams, we heard several things that have been repeated ad nauseam by the establishment elite. Get used to very weak GDP growth — thanks to lack of investment and productivity. Trump's fiscal stimulus, although inspirational, won't move the needle all that much.  We're at full employment, despite the…