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Global Drag Threatens Worst U.S. Export Performance in Over 60 Years

Ever since an über-strong U.S. dollar crushed the export sector in the mid-1980s, the U.S. economy hasn’t looked quite the same. Exports picked up towards the end of the decade, helped along by the G-7’s historic 1985 powwow at New … Continue reading

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Stock Prices Are Outrunning Corporate Profits: When Has This Happened Before?

In a recent article titled “Step Right Up and Test Your Central Banking Skills against the Scariest Economy of All,” I encouraged readers to: [Apply] your economic and policy beliefs to early 1928 conditions, and then [ask] how your decisions … Continue reading

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