Ben Bernake said today that he can't lower interest rates further because they can't be lowered below zero. IIUC benchmark interest rates are determined by what someone is willing to pay in an ...
A deflationary event or.. ? Also, I'm interested in seeing if it's as negative as a bubble or it has positive effects.
From everything I read, the U.S. debt downgrade is expected to drive up borrowing costs all across the board. But I have a theory that it will actually lower the borrowing costs of large, financially ...
Operating a Ponzi scheme is a crime which I suppose has some sort of definition in the penal code or criminal law. It is a fraudulent investment operation that pays returns to separate investors from ...
OK, we all know that investment is good for the economy because it creates jobs, which allows people to go out and spend money. However, spending is also good for the economy because it attracts ...