Category Archive: 5) Global Macro

09 25 12 Macro Analytics Federal Reserve False Perceptions Part 2 Charles Hugh Smith

The Federal Reserve and its Monetary Malpractice is at the core of the American Dream becoming a myth for the vast majority of Americans. Jobs, disposable income and financial security are all under pressure, as the Federal Reserve continues its historic monetary gamble on unproven policies of Quantitative Easing and ZIRP. Charles Hugh Smith and …

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09-11-12-Macro Analytics – Marginal Return – Charles Hugh Smith

When risk factored returns are examined around the world, there is a very evident pattern. Without the application of excessive leverage, returns are consistently seen to be wanting. Unrecognized, ignored or ineffectively hedged risk is being increasingly being assumed to achieve marginal returns. Moral Hazard and Unintended Consequences due to Monetary Malpractice has left the …

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09-08-12-Macro Analytics – INEQUALITY Precedes SOCIAL UNREST – Charles Hugh Smith

Over the last decade the gap between the ‘have’s’ and ‘have nots’ has widened to levels not seen since the Gilded Age in America. History teaches us that the price of inequality is social unrest. Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz in his new book “Freefall” outlines how the American Dream is now a myth. The middle …

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07-10-12 – CENTRAL PLANNING – Charles Hugh Smith – MACRO ANALYTICS

Gordon T Long and Charles Hugh Smith discuss the proven failure of Centralized Planning and why this lesson must be revisited today to avoid the authoritarian roadmap we appear to be presently on.

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07-03-12 – STATISM – Part I I – Charles Hugh Smith- MACRO ANALYTICS.wmv

In Part II of this 2 part series, Gordon T Long and Charles Hugh Smith discuss Statism and how the US has placed itself on a self reinforcing roadmap towards this increasingly likely destination point.

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07-03-12 – STATISM – Part I – Charles Hugh Smith – MACRO ANALYTICS

In Part I of this 2 part series, Gordon T Long and Charles Hugh Smith discuss Statism and how the US has placed itself on a self reinforcing roadmap towards this potential destructive destination.

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05-29-12 – PEAK EVERYTHING – Charles Hugh Smith – MACRO ANALYTICS.wmv

Charles Hugh Smith and Gordon T Long discuss how the financial markets are showing a mulitude of signs of clear peaks. Peaks across the board that are linked by cause and effect. Altogether, they can best be described as “PEAK EVERYTHING”.

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05-26-12 – CRONY CAPITALISM – Charles Hugh Smith – MACRO ANALYTICS.wmv

Charles Hugh Smith and Gordon T Long discuss Crony Capitalism. What is it, the central issues it is presently causing and what can and must be done to stop its insidious and relentless expansion in America.

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Charles Hugh Smith discusses the Global Neo-Liberal Capitalistic System

REFERENCE: http://vimeo.com/7743478 BROADCAST YEAR: 2011 ABOUT Charles Hugh Smith: http://www.financialsense.com/contributors/charles-hugh-smith Charles Hugh Smith Official Website: www.oftwominds.com Amazon.com Charles Hugh Smith: http://www.amazon.com/Charles-Hugh-Smith/e/B001K8B05U Charles Hugh Smith (related links): http://vimeo.com/28345594 (2011) http://youtu.be/G1zKe8UWlHo (2011) http://youtu.be/VTVIVfyNV4A (2012) http://youtu.be/81hcIhuBss8...

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05-05-12 DOOMED AMERICAN MIDDLE CLASS – Charles Hugh Smith – Macro Analytics – .wmv

Gordon T Long and Charles Hugh Smith debate the future of the American Middle Class.

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05-03-12 – US HOUSING: Shifting Perceptions and Demographics – Charles Hugh Smith.wmv

Gordon T Long and Charles Hugh Smith follow up on their “Generational Cycles” presentation and continue with a discussion on the shifitng perceptions and demographics which are now impacting the US Housing industry.

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05-01-12 – “GENERATIONAL CYCLES” – Charles Hugh Smith on MACRO ANALYTICS.wmv

Gordon T Long and Charles Hugh Smith discuss GENERATIONAL CYCLES in Economics and Financial Markets.

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Round Table with Charles Hugh Smith & Rick Ackerman–23.Apr.2012

http://www.FinancialSurvivalNetwork.com presents Charles Hugh Smith and Rick Ackerman joined us today for another investment roundtable, and what to do with your retirement investments was a big topic. Each day, the government gets more desperate in their frantic search for new revenues to keep the bankrupt system afloat. Therefore, the multi-trillion dollar pool of private retirement …

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Charles Hugh Smith on the Death of the Middle Class–17.Apr.2012

www.FinancialSurvivalNetwork.com presents Charles Hugh Smith is a published author who also has the blog OfTwoMindz. He has studied economic cycles and his prognosis for the country is not positive. But, he has developed a number of steps that you can take to avoid much of the brunt of the coming economic calamity. HisUnconventional Guide to …

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Win Thin Sees `Decent’ Dollar Rally in Medium Term: Video

Feb. 9 (Bloomberg) — Win Thin, senior currency strategist at Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., talks with Bloomberg’s Margaret Brennan about European sovereign debt concerns and prospects for the U.S. dollar. Thin also discusses the outlook for the Chinese economy and currency policy. (Source: Bloomberg)

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Win Thin Says S&P’s U.S. Outlook Is `Medium-Term Issue’

April 18 (Bloomberg) — Win Thin, global head of emerging-market strategy at Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., talks about the decision by Standard & Poor’s to revise its outlook on the U.S. AAA credit rating to “negative” and its impact on financial markets. The dollar advanced the most since November against the currencies of major …

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Win Thin Doesn’t See U.S. `Unhappy’ With Weaker Dollar

April 29 (Bloomberg) — Win Thin, global head of emerging-market strategy at Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., and Michael Cloherty, head of U.S. rates strategy for fixed income and currencies at RBC Capital Markets, discuss investment strategy and the outlook for inflation. They speaks with Tom Keene on Bloomberg Television’s “Surveillance Midday.” (Source: Bloomberg)

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Costerg Says Triple Shock to Send Europe Into Recession

Dec. 19 (Bloomberg) — Thomas Costerg, a European economist at Standard Chartered Bank Plc, talks about shocks to the euro-zone economy in 2012. He speaks with Owen Thomas on Bloomberg Television’s “On the Move.”

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Costerg Says Triple Shock to Send Europe Into Recession

Dec. 19 (Bloomberg) -- Thomas Costerg, a European economist at Standard Chartered Bank Plc, talks about shocks to the euro-zone economy in 2012. He speaks with Owen Thomas on Bloomberg Television's "On the Move."

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Charles Hugh Smith: Why Local Enterprise Is The Solution

A growing number of individuals believe our economic and societal status quo is defined by unsustainable addiction to cheap oil and ever increasing debt. With that viewpoint, it’s hard not to see a hard takedown of our national standard of living in the future. Even harder to answer is: what do you do about it? …

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