Economics

November 22, 2017

SHI 11/22/17: The FED is Santa Claus!

  Nice, right?   Well that’s about the amount the FED “gifts” the US Treasury each year.   But that may soon change.   The FED may be taking […]
November 8, 2017

SHI 11/8/17: Why Columbus Really Left Spain

  OK, you’re right.   I made that up.  🙂 But in a brand-new blog post by Paul Schmelzing, entitled “Global real interest rates since 1311,” we […]
November 1, 2017

SHI 11/1/17: Below the Radar

  The verdict is in:  The SHI failed miserably to accurately predict third quarter, 2017, GDP growth.    But the SHI had plenty of company:   The […]
October 25, 2017

SHI: 10/25/14 Recession Talk

  Could they be right?  Can the simple passage of time cause cause a recession?   We’ve covered this topic before, but its worth another look. […]