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Second Great Depression

Euro Collapse Plus Iran Strike Equals Armageddon

Rory Fitzgerald | Posted 01.14.2012 | World
Rory Fitzgerald

Like an eventual euro breakup, many believe that a strike on Iran is not a matter of if, but when. If these two events happened simultaneously, or nearly so, the consequences would be utterly incalculable.

The Great Recession: Is It Time For A Name Change?

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 09.25.2011 | Business

In 2008, then-President George W. Bush announced that America was in the process of what he called an economic "slowdown." But by as early as that Dec...

Second Great Depression Still Possible: The Financial Times | Thomas Palley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Over the past year the global economy has experienced a massive contraction, the deepest since the Great Depression of the 1930s. But this spring, eco...