The Old Man’s Views

Beijing Biden and the Coming Big Bang

I’m running my computer and router on a generator because the power is off. What the hell is going on? For 20-years, since Bill “blow-me” Clinton, campaigned to get China into the WTO, what have we seen; Our wealth and jobs sent to China, Commodity yielding land sold to China. Chinese companies awarded contracts to…

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The Old Man’s Views

Oh, Joe! What did you do?

The great thing about internet searching is the algorithms that keep presenting you with the content it thinks you will like.   I was searching searching “major economic downturns” and “declines of empires”, and was presented with links to some new YouTube videos from sports events and rock concerts where people had filmed, not the…

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The Old Man’s Views

I’m Back!

I’ve now been in the world of Capital Markets for almost 50 years, and the current environment is a million miles from the one I entered back in the 1970s.   Investing and speculation was very much an arena for the well-heeled, and well educated. Few people owned stocks, few understood inflation, and few had…

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