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What Went Wrong with America?

February 22, 2014 - 02:05 -- Admin

America has been in decay for decades (since the mid seventies).    

It's a problem that has consumed a large portion of my thinking for nearly a decade.  

I've read the analysis.  Listened to the debates.  

Very little of it resonated.  

That was a bit depressing.  Without any insight into the real problem, all we could do is accept inevitable failure and eventual collapse. 

Setting the Stage for the Next Global Struggle?

January 8, 2014 - 05:47 -- Admin

What happens when the global industrial bureaucracy that ruled the world for the past couple of hundred years becomes obsolete?

We're about to find out.  

This industrial bureaucracy is being made obsolete by the very same technological change that spawned it.  Job growth has already stalled in advanced economies, and we're about to explore the downward slope.  

The last time this occurred was the destruction of agriculture as a socio-economic system.

April Book Project: The Death of the American Dream

January 8, 2014 - 05:35 -- Admin

Dear Friends,

As you know, I’ve spent the last couple of months working on ways to revive the American Dream over on the HomeFree America blog.

The good news is that I think we’ve made lots of progress.  I now believe a new, vibrant American Dream is not only possible, but inevitable.  A Dream so powerful, it has the potential to shape the Century.

Is Extreme Wealth Concentration profoundly Anti-inflationary?

December 23, 2013 - 13:26 -- Admin

Here's an interesting question.  

The world is awash in money.  There's so much money available that interest rates are nearly zero.  On top of that, the Fed is printing money furiously to very little effect.

You would think that with nearly free money available, inflation would be soaring...

So, why don't we see much inflation?  

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