Podcast: Inflation + Populism = Soaring Gold

By: John Rubino | Tue, Mar 14, 2017
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Inflation is back, thanks to the past few years' exuberant borrowing and currency creation. Meanwhile, populist politicians are gaining traction in Europe, threatening both the European Union and the eurozone.

The world has never seen this combination of excessive financial leverage and widespread political upheaval, so expect the next few years to be bad for most "risk-on" financial assets and great for safe havens like gold and silver.

Japan Inflation Rate

US Retail Sales

Italy 10-Year Bond Yield

 


 

John Rubino

Author: John Rubino

John Rubino
DollarCollapse.com

John Rubino

John Rubino edits DollarCollapse.com and has authored or co-authored five books, including The Money Bubble: What To Do Before It Pops, Clean Money: Picking Winners in the Green Tech Boom, The Collapse of the Dollar and How to Profit From It, and How to Profit from the Coming Real Estate Bust. After earning a Finance MBA from New York University, he spent the 1980s on Wall Street, as a currency trader, equity analyst and junk bond analyst. During the 1990s he was a featured columnist with TheStreet.com and a frequent contributor to Individual Investor, Online Investor, and Consumers Digest, among many other publications. He now writes for CFA Magazine.

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