Category Archives: World Economics

Things pertaining to the global economy and geopolitics.

Natural Gas, Coal, and Cheap Plentiful Energy

What price energy? Is it really hard to get and expensive? Not in bulk at the point of production… Continue reading

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GDP, Government Growth, And The Incredible Power Of Stupid

A discussion of GDP in various flavors, the growth (or lack of it) in the economy, an economist named Cipolla and his view of the Incredible Power Of Stupid. GDP-Ex-Government tells a great truth. Continue reading

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Canada EU free trade agreement as Brexit model

Can the Caada EU Free Trade Agreement serve as a model, for Britain? Continue reading

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China, SDRs, World Debt, Unwinds Part 1

A brief look at the move to put China in the Special Drawing Rights (SDR) club, and what international money looks like. Continue reading

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China, Debt, Demographics

A small look at the Demographics as Destiny problem for China, with a sidelight on the USA / EU, and what Debt will do in that context. Continue reading

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Amdahl’s Law, Gustafson’s, Robots and Jobs

Why robotic labor is not an assault on human labor Continue reading

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China, Roads, Shipping, Pipelines, and Placing a Go Stone

China is on a roll playing strategic position games while the USA whines about the weather. Continue reading

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