The amount of additional contributions needed to keep unfunded liabilities at pension funds across the US from rising even further range as high as 39% of state tax revenues!
Via our Top News Stories Column, from Ekathimerini.com: ECB’s Draghi rules out QE for Greece They refuse to buy Greek debt because of the ongoing Greek sovereign debt crisis. Meanwhile […]
Face the Nation’s John Dickerson recently sat down for a full length interview with current Defense Secretary James Mattis to discuss the global state of affairs, ranging from counter-terrorism, NATO, […]
Via the great cartoonist Michael P. Rameriz, with no further comment:
Commercial lending is slowing to a stand still.
Highly respected geopolitical forecaster and founder of Stratfor, and more recently Geopolitical Futures, George Friedman, someone who’s analysis we have featured here at The Sounding Line several times, has just […]
For the last few years, much has been made of the decline in the value of global trade, particularly here at The Sounding Line. While the volume of global trade […]
Dr. Ron Paul, physician, author, former US Congressman, former Presidential Candidate, and father of the Liberty Movement was joined by Nassim Nicholas Taleb renowned author of ‘Fooled by Randomness,’ ‘The […]
‘Since 1954 corporate equity market cap has averaged 70% of GDP. Today it stands over 125%’
Renowned author, lawyer, and Harvard Law professor Alan Dershowitz sat down with Fox News to discuss the nature of the controversies currently surrounding President Donald Trump. Despite the intense media […]