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Central banks selling off US debt at record pace

Central banks selling off US debt at record pace

__________ Russia Today Central banks selling off US debt at record pace In March, central banks from around the world dumped $17 billion in American Treasuries. Since the beginning of the year the sell-off has reached $123 billion, which is the quickest pace since 1978. China sold $7.7 billion in US debt in March, lowering […]

Utah Man Dies in Prison for Unpaid Medical Debt

Utah Man Dies in Prison for Unpaid Medical Debt

A 45-year-old Utah man, Rex Iverson, died in prison on January 23, 2016, after being incarcerated on a $350 bench warrant for failing to pay a court-ordered civil judgment. In 2013, the Tremonton Justice Court had issued a $2,377 judgment against Iverson for a Christmas Eve 2013 ambulance bill. Iverson died in a Box Elder County […]

Saudi Arabia’s Secret Holdings of U.S. Debt Are Suddenly a Big Deal

Saudi Arabia’s Secret Holdings of U.S. Debt Are Suddenly a Big Deal

Andrea Wong and Liz McCormick at Bloomberg Five hundred and one thousand ruble notes are displayed in an illustration Friday, June 30th in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Russia’s central bank may struggle to contain gains in the ruble as foreign investors take advantage of tomorrow’s end to restrictions on buying the nation’s bonds and currency. A stronger ruble […]

Global Economic Growth Ended in 2000

Global Economic Growth Ended in 2000

The main premise of Life After Growth: How the Global Economy Really Works – and Why 200 Years of Growth are Over is that global economic growth has ended. Western governments conceal this fact through debt creation, inflation and clever manipulation of statistical economic indicators. According to Tim Morgan, leading analyst at the London financial brokerage Tullett Prebon, economic growth ended in 2000 and the economy has been shrinking ever since.

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