Of Two Minds


What’s Collapsing Can’t Be Saved: Our Fraudulent Economy

April 21, 2020

Pulling the sleeve down to hide the tracks doesn’t mean the addict is cured.Just for a change of pace, can we be bluntly honest about the U.S. economy? It’s difficult to do because we’ve chosen to ignore all the realities, much like a family that …


False Reading: The Fed’s Equities Light Is "Green" But the Economy Is Crashing

April 21, 2020

Sadly, as markets stall and crash, participants will still be in their seats thinking all is well.The tragic 2009 crash of Air France Flight 447 offers an apt analogy for the global economy and central bank-driven false signals. Flight 4…


Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Pandemic and Growth

April 18, 2020

There is no way authorities can limit the coronavirus and restore global growth and debt expansion to December 2019 levels.Authorities around the world are between a rock and a hard place: they need policies that both limit the spread of the coron…


While the Top 10% and the Fed Cheer Stocks Rebounding, the Bottom 60% Lose their Livelihoods and Lives

April 17, 2020

If you have any doubt that the Fed and Wall Street will some day be dismantled, please re-read this “real life in America” list again.The pandemic is a stark, brutal spotlight on income/wealth inequality in America: while the top 10% who own the m…


Overcapacity / Oversupply Everywhere: Massive Deflation Ahead

April 15, 2020

The price of a great many assets will crash, out of proportion to the decline in demand.Oil is the poster child of the forces driving massive deflation: overcapacity / oversupply and a collapse in demand. Overcapacity / oversupply and a collapse i…


Can "Sickcare" Survive the Pandemic?

April 14, 2020

Like the rest of the financialization machine, sickcare was never sustainable.What was once known as healthcare in the U.S. has largely been replaced by sickcare: healthcare was focused on restoring and maintaining health and w…




Mark E. Jeftovic

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