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Quote: John Maynard Keynes

October 27, 2008 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | No Comments | Filed in: finance, politics.

The fiscal philosophies of John Maynard Keynes* seem to be making a comeback during this global financial crisis; it’s one of the reasons why Gordon Brown wants to increase borrowing in an attempt to boost the flagging economy. Rather than “no more boom and bust” as he has said on many occasions, it now appears • Read More »

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Good News

October 14, 2008 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | No Comments | Filed in: finance, politics.

I never actually intended this to be a socio-economic/political blog but it certainly seems to have turned out that way, and here’s another reason why… Henry Paulson’s $700 billion “bail-out” did nothing for the worldwide markets. American citizens’ money was pumped into the wound, much to their utter dismay over what many commented as the • Read More »

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Fear & Loathing in Las Americas

October 8, 2008 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | No Comments | Filed in: politics.

I’m getting quite tired of the bullshit that’s coming out of America on this campaign trail and in the midsts of this global financial crisis. In particular I am particularly concerned with the skewed ideology that seems to be so pervasive amongst certain sections of the American populace. The two big fears that seem to • Read More »

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