Democratic dialogues: how to communicate with the people of Nuneaton | openDemocracyTom Thatcher12 hrs · Fovant, United Kingdom · Thisis a serious question: I need to know what Jeremy Corbyn proposes for the countryside should he become leader of the Labour Party. I suspect that his knowledge of life outside Camden and Islington may be… Continue reading Democratic dialogues: how to communicate with the people of Nuneaton | openDemocracy
New Eras are usually identified and then defined well after the event, perhaps the most well know example is the Renaissance or Enlightenment another is the Dark Ages.We are already 30 years into the post hydrocarbon renewable energy era part of the reason that eras are defined afterward is that there are overlaps as things… Continue reading From Post Hydrocarbon to Post Debt society. Can Capitalism exist without debt?
Thanks Juanjo, Regulations will be fascinating. A model start up balance sheet cross referenced to regulatory requirements is what I aim to find. I am sure that such a thing already must exist already the the links you already gave have proved interesting I have been comparing Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan Institution Profile Page… Continue reading Bankers and Skin in the Game? Taleb continued And Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Ezra Pound and Lord Byron?
According to Nassim Taleb, in 2009, the banking sector lost in 18 months all the profits it ever made since the beginning of banking. Is this true?Is the sector as a whole up now since, say 1950? By how much? I can't find any good data on this. Join the discussion here.https://www.quora.com/According-to-Nassim-Taleb-in-2009-the-banking-sector-lost-in-18-months-all-the-profits-it-ever-made-since-the-beginning-of-banking-Is-this-true This is a question I… Continue reading On Skin in the Game. An interesting question Talebs claim 5 Trillion of losses = total wipeout?
My question to myself this morning was this €85 Billion sure is a big number but how much of that is real? The Greek Islands and other hard assets supposed to be administered by a Bank in Which Dr Shoebel is a director are real enough but essentially what the Greek Government gets in return… Continue reading So How much Skin do the Troika have in the Game.
The story of the Euro is found here at Wikipedia as good a place as any to start.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/EuroHere are some charts which look at money supply in narrow M0 and broad M3 measures since the introduction of the Euro in 2002. What will be apparent is that narrow measures of money remain in step across… Continue reading Bricks Without Straw. Pharoh Merkel
I recalled the old story from the Bible about Pharoh asking the Israelites to make Bricks without Straw as punishment for seeking liberation.. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bricks_without_straw In Exodus 5 (Parshat Shemot in the Torah), Moses and Aaron meet with Pharaoh and deliver God's message, "Let my people go". Pharaoh not only refuses but punishes the Israelites by… Continue reading Bricks without Straw. Economic recovery without money? Greece