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Asset Bubbles: The Danger Of Anchoring Reported-Inflation To A Non-Market Price

Asset Bubbles: The Danger Of Anchoring Reported-Inflation To A Non-Market Price

Submitted by Joseph Carson, former chief economist at AllianceBernstein,

A non-market price—implied rents for owner-occupied housing.— acts as an anchor f…

UK Plans To Launch “Vaccine Passports” Next Month

UK Plans To Launch “Vaccine Passports” Next Month

The tourism industries of Spain, Greece and other popular European destinations can breathe a sigh of relief. Because according to a leaked report published Wednesday afternoon in the Teleg…

Is This The Solution To Bitcoin’s Massive Electricity Consumption Problem

Is This The Solution To Bitcoin’s Massive Electricity Consumption Problem

By Eric Peters, CIO of One River Asset Management, which has invested over $1 billion in cryptocurrencies.

“By shining light on this, we’ll draw people’s focus,” sa…

IEA Issues “Dire Warning” About 5% Rise In CO2 Emissions Happening As A Result Of Covid Re-Opening

IEA Issues “Dire Warning” About 5% Rise In CO2 Emissions Happening As A Result Of Covid Re-Opening

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has issued what is being called a “dire warning” about CO2 emissions, stating that global emissions ar…

Hapag-Lloyd Shelling Out More Than Half A Billion Dollars For Containers

Hapag-Lloyd Shelling Out More Than Half A Billion Dollars For Containers

By Kim Link-Wills of FreightWaves,

Hapag-Lloyd has ordered 150,000 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) in an effort to combat slow turn times. The cost — about $550 …

Peak ESG: Exxon Proposing $100 Billion Taxpayer-Backed Carbon Capture Project

Peak ESG: Exxon Proposing $100 Billion Taxpayer-Backed Carbon Capture Project

Exxon is trying to cash in on some of the ESG hysteria that has gripped markets over the last 18 months by offering up the idea of a $100 billion hub to capture …

Is The UK’s “War On Pubs” About Silencing Dissent?

Is The UK’s “War On Pubs” About Silencing Dissent?

Authored by Paul Joseph Watson via Summit News,

A university teacher has published a fascinating article in which he argues that the shut down of pubs in the United Kingdom is about silen…

Iran Says “60%-70% Of Issues Resolved” In Vienna Nuclear Talks

Iran Says “60%-70% Of Issues Resolved” In Vienna Nuclear Talks

Israeli intelligence officials days ago told Axios that they beleive a restoration of US participation in the Iran nuclear deal (JCPOA) is as little as “weeks” away. Top Israel…

Chris Hedges: The Unraveling Of The American Empire

Chris Hedges: The Unraveling Of The American Empire

Authored by Chris Hedges via ConsortiumNews.com,

America’s defeat in Afghanistan is one in a string of catastrophic military blunders that herald the death of the American empire. With t…

Russia Plans To Quit International Space Station By 2025

Russia Plans To Quit International Space Station By 2025

As tensions increase between Russia and the US, the Russian space agency has announced it will withdraw from the International Space Station (ISS) in 2025 and has already begun work …