Category: China

Weekly Market Recap – Pushing On A String

There has been a lot of financial news over the last week. Here is a quick rundown of what has been going on in case you missed anything. JP Morgan Chase Repo Culprit After the last few weeks, it seems like no one is talking about the repo market operations the Fed is continuing to […]

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Hong Kong – The Pin That Pricks The Bubble?

Unless you live under a rock, you’ve probably learned that there have been protests in Hong Kong recently. On the other hand, unless you’ve studied Chinese political and economic history, you may not be aware of how serious of a problem this may turn out to be for the entire world. Graham Allison wrote a […]

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China Setting Thucydides’s Trap

“Let China sleep, for when she wakes she will shake the world.” – Napoleon Bonaparte  In 1980, China was still an agrarian nation. In the years 2013 and 2014, China used more concrete than America did in the entire 20th century. People used to say things like “China will never escape poverty, it’s just part […]

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