David Hale laying out the basic facts, in one minute each, on: US housing demand developing-country demand for automobiles volatility in agricultural prices Did you know? Americans burn down 400,000 houses … Continue reading
April 23, 2012
Tagged basic facts, cifras, commodities, David Hale, economics, facts, finance, geography, housing, immigration, markets, oil, real estate
There was a time, not that long ago, when Americans were obsessed with Japan. [Y]ou couldn’t enter an airport bookstore without encountering rows of dust jackets featuring rising suns and samurai warriors. Members of Japanese keiretsu…typically owned substantial quantities of … Continue reading
September 5, 2011
Tagged banking, bubbles, crony capitalism, delta wave, depression, economic malaise, economics, economy, finance, heroes, history, Japan, real estate, recession, samurai, speculation, speculators, spiky, views that change over time, Western views of Asia, wisdom
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I find this to be incredibly transparent. It actually has pictures of McMansions side-by-side, even while the ad clearly wants you to buy into the images of beautiful Florida. The picture of the kids laughing with their parents? Hilarious! It’s … Continue reading