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  • Why The World Is Unprepared For A Nearing Economic Crash

    Economic commentator for New Statesman, Grace Blakeley, gave an in-depth analysis on why the world isn’t ready for an economic downturn. Blakeley points out a new global debt crisis, trade wars between great powers and a Chinese slowdown, as the...

    March 8, 2019
  • Gold Prices Rise As Investors Reach to Hedge Their Portfolios

    Concerns over a slowing global economy are making investors buy gold again. According to the World Gold Council, gold-focused exchange-traded-funds notched nearly 72 tons of inflows last month, exceeding their total from last year. Added to this is the fact...

    February 22, 2019
  • Toyota President Predicts Negative Effects Of U.S. Auto Import Restrictions

    Akio Toyoda, the President of Toyota Motor Corporation, has warned President Trump that higher U.S. tariffs and retaliatory actions on car imports to the U.S. could jeopardize about $500 billion of trade flows which would account for 2.8 percent of...

    February 21, 2019
  • $3 Trillion Dollars is Set To Be Added On To The U.S. Debt

    Trillions in corporate debt are due to be added on to our already mounting debt within the coming years. Will Nasgovitz, who oversees about $1.3 billion in assets as the chief executive of Heartland Advisors, said that “With interest rates...

    February 20, 2019
  • Trade Tension Between The U.S. and Europe Escalates

    As trans-Atlantic trade tensions continue to heat up, the European Union has vowed to retaliate against the United States’ threat to impose tariffs on imported vehicles. According to Bloomberg.com, the car dispute follows American tariffs on European steel and aluminum...

    February 18, 2019
  • 4 Issues A $22 Trillion Dollar Debt Can Cause On The Economy

    A national record was broken this week as the country’s debt grew to be over $22 trillion. So let’s take a look at the negative effects that this debt can have on the United States: 1.Because the U.S. pays interest...

    February 15, 2019