Michael Shedlock
Contributor since: 2007
Company: Sitka Pacific Capital Management
Latest Articles
Japan Learns to Live With Deflation (If Only Analysts Could Figure Out How)
WSJ Reports New Jersey Pension Deficit at $54 Billion - Actual Deficit $174 Billion; Illinois, California, New Jersey Among Worst States
Canadian Borrowing Gone Mad: A Look at BMO's Misguided Balance Sheet Theory and the Keep on Dancin' Market Share Theory of Toronto-Dominion
EU Agrees to Agree in 2013, Bickers Like Mad Now; Smoldering Greece, Smoldering Politics
Multiple Simultaneous Games of 'Chicken'; Price Controls on Wal-Mart; China Declares Shift to 'Prudent' Monetary Policy
After All the Hype, Jobs Up an Anemic 39,000; Unemployment Rises to 9.8%; Quicksand of Stimulus
Social Enterprise Survival Tactics and Some Very Uncreative Economic Fix-Its
Effect of Housing and Trade With China on Durable Goods Shipments 1994 to October 2010
Large Companies Hiring, Small Companies Not; Federal Hiring Strong, States Cutting Back; Proposed Solutions; Bright Side of Fed Policies
Investigation of Bernanke's Proclaimed 'Success' of QE II at Lowering Rates
'Midas Crush' - MarketWatch Attempts to Explain 'Why Gold Is a Bad Investment'
Common Sense vs. Academic Formulas; Fed Concludes Structurally High Unemployment Is a Myth
South Korea, Hong Kong, Brazil, China, Volcker Complain About Bernanke's QE Policy
QEII Announced, Fed Set to Buy $600 Billion in Bonds, Reinvest $250 Billion More; Fed Micromanaged Economy to Oblivion; No Miracles Coming
Double Dip Delayed, Not Derailed; Understanding Consumer Spending
Cash Cow: 'Who Has the Cash?' Follow-Up
Gallup Mid-Month Survey Confirms Prior Reading of 10% Unemployment; Expect Huge Rise in Unemployment After Mid-Term Elections
Industrial Production Unexpectedly Declines, First Drop in a Year; Where to From Here?
Inflation Targeting Proposal an Exercise in Blazing Stupidity; Fed Fools Itself
PBoC Researcher Says China Should 'Set Red Line for Yuan Appreciation at 3%'; IMF Participants Pledge to 'Create Reports'
Unclear Titles Will Sideline Buyers of Foreclosed Properties for Many Months
Economic Nonsense From Ezra Klein at The Washington Post
SEC Failure to Regulate MBS Resulted in 'Interconnected Ponzi Scheme With Various Types of Concurrent Fraud'
Defending China's Trade Policies; A 'What if?' Thought Test
Open Dissent at the Fed: Charles Plosser (Philly Fed) Opposes QE2; Thomas Hoenig (Kansas City) Attends Tea Party
QE Engine Revs, Car Goes Nowhere
Pied Piper Politics; Krugman and Candle Makers Complain About the Sun; Global Trade Wars
Eurozone Recovery Slows; Contraction Evident Except Germany, France
Prepare for Currency/Trade Wars; How Might China Respond to U.S. Tariffs?
Question of the Day: How Many People Have Exhausted All Their Unemployment Benefits?
Reading Between the Lies
Response to Nouriel Roubini on 'America Needs a Payroll Tax Cut'