Category Archives: Economics – Trading – and Money

Topics related to money, trading, and markets, but NOT including my weekly market commentary found under Wall Street Week.

Market Check In – So What Just Happened?

My take on recent market action. Continue reading

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Davos, “Leadership”, God Giving Snow Clue?

The most rich of the most rich and their Government Lap Dogs are all meeting in Davos Switzerland for a nice round of casinos, skiing, fine dinning on other people’s money, and collusion to shape the global economy. Perhaps snow of epic proportions will convince them that the Global Warming dog no longer hunts… Continue reading

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30 oz. Quart

Hellmann’s / Best Foods and Kraft seem to have colluded to rip off the consumer by shrinking the quart sized mayonnaise jar from 32 ounces to 30 ounces. Yes, it is labeled correctly as 30 ounces, so not technically a crime; just a consumer abuse. Continue reading

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Monopoly, Monopsony, Oligopoly, Collusion

A brief overview of Monopoly, Monopsony, Oligopoly, and Collusion; with emphasis on what makes them a bad thing. Continue reading

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