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China: U.S. Dollar Not Worth Paper it’s Printed On

Could the US government's move to block China's purchase of Unocal accelerate the decline of the dollar?

Is the Euro in Crisis?

The EU has failed to come to a consensus on a unified budget. Is this a sign of economic...

The Fed Opts for Growth, Ignoring Imbalances and Inflation

Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Richard Fisher, using a baseball analogy, said the Fed is in its 8th inning,...

U.S. Current Account Deficit May Hit $900 Billion

The OECD has warned that the U.S. had better get its economy in order, or the world could be...

The Fed is Driven by Public Perception

America's financial leaders are throwing sound monetary judgment to the wind, replacing it with a focus on manipulating public...

Bush and Greenspan as Catalysts to a Weaker Dollar

Will the coming retirement of America's top economist, and the appointment of his successor, mean hard times for the...