All posts by The Fiscal Post
Low jobless claims point to still-improving labor market
The number of Americans who applied for unemployment benefits in mid-November stayed near a postrecession low, offering more...
Black Rock: The Price of Climate Change
THE PRICE OF CLIMATE CHANGE GLOBAL WARMING’S IMPACT ON PORTFOLIOS
Fed Officials Signal Confidence in Economy as Liftoff Nears
Federal Reserve officials talked up recent data on the U.S. economy and said it reinforced the case for...
Signs of Life For Manufacturing in Industrial Production Report
There were signs of life for the hard-hit manufacturing sector in October, a report on industrial production suggested....
Fair? Mexican Auto Workers Make 1/5th of US Workers
Detroit’s Big Three automakers are accelerating plans to produce more small cars for the North American market in...
Big Banks Rewrite Trillions In Contracts
The effort to reduce a potential deflationary contagion amongst the Too Big Too Fail Banks has taken a big...
India’s Burgeoning Cities to Drive World Energy Demand
A report by Bloomberg is suggesting that India’s oil consumption is set lift global demand: Nation’s oil demand...
When the Superrich Die, Here’s What’s in Their Wallets
The Wall St. Journal is out with a new suggestion that the superrich are different from the very,...
Low Short-Term Rates for a Long Time?
We are likely to have worldwide near-zero short-term interest rates for at least another two years, maybe three...
UAE Energy Minister Predicts Oil Price Rebound
USA Today is reporting, the top oil minister in one of the world’s leading energy-producing nations predicted Monday...