Tag Archives: economics

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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The FU Factor

A small Rant about the common ground of Makers and Takers and how it has usually ended badly and how as someone who does remember history I’d rather not repeat that process. I also add “Sucker” to the types in addition to makers and takers… Continue reading

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Smoothing Data and not Distorting Data

A very interesting paper on “Differentiating Noisy Non-Smooth Data” and a nice online text book for doing Forecasting using R examples. Continue reading

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Interesting Economic Order Of Market Fall

Are we in the end game of a long slow roll-over of global markets that started in 2011 or so? It sort of looks like it from this chart. Continue reading

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Reality vs Policy: Fiscal, Monetary, Regulatory

A short introduction to Fiscal, Monetary, and Regulatory policy (with hints of Trade Policy), related to the state of global economics today. Continue reading

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Stock Market drops a lot, now down for the year

What’s happening in markets today and lately Continue reading

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