Since 1968, central banks can now print money out of thin air. In this lesson, we look at how it impacts the global economy.
The US is no longer driven by capitalism, but by the government. This creates new opportunities and drawbacks for investors.
When credit grows less than 2%, we historically have always had a recession. In this lesson, we’ll learn why.
HOW TO MEASURE AND FORECAST ECONOMIC GROWTH
In this lesson, we learn how to identify and apply the right data to conduct our own analysis.
WHAT IS FISCAL POLICY AND THE NATIONAL DEBT
The US government has run a budget deficit in 46 out of 52 years. We learn why it’s both good and bad for the economy.
FISCAL POLICY AND THE NATIONAL DEBT IN DETAIL
In this lesson, we take a closer look at the revenue and expenses of the government.
WHY THE INTEREST RATE AND INFLATION WILL STAY LOW
Today, we determine interest rates and inflation differently than how we used to. In this lesson, we’ll explore why.
HOW MONETARY POLICY AND QUANTITATIVE EASING WORK
In this lesson, we learn how money can be created out of thin air and stimulate the economy – in the short run.
HOW TO FORECAST PRICES ON STOCKS AND BONDS THROUGH TRADE DEFICIT ANALYSIS
In this lesson, we learn that when the trade deficit is larger than the budget deficit, it pushes up the asset prices.
HOW TO FORECAST ECONOMIC GROWTH THROUGH CREDIT ANALYSIS
In this lesson, the different components of credit are broken down, and we analyze how they are related.
Based on our findings, we investigate the implications of credit driving the economy.