Is This the Moment of Truth?
One of the most famous passages in American literature occurs in Chapter 13 of Ernest Hemingway’s The Sun Also Rises. It takes place in a café in Pamplona, Spain, during the running of the bulls. Bill Gorton, a friend of the protagonist, Jake Barnes, has just arrived from New York.
Toxic Mix: Bad Debts and Blowhards
For a while it looked like one country in particular was going to crash the world economy. The outlook for the mighty European Union seemed to[...]
The Future of the US Dollar
What does the future hold for the US dollar? As the US dollar is the world’s reserve currency…the currency of the biggest economy…and the currency of[...]