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Charles Hugh Smith

Charles Hugh Smith

Contributor since: 14 Jun 2015

  • What Triggers Collapse?

    Published 16 October 2016 | viewed 0 times

    Massive disruption often happens quickly Though no one can foretell the future, it is self-evident that the status quo -- dependent as it is on…

  • The Great Market Tide Has Now Shifted To Risk-Off Assets

    Published 10 July 2016 | viewed 0 times

    Zacarias Pereira da Mata/Shutterstock A global sea-change in risk appetite & sentiment In the conventional investment perspective, risk-on assets (i.e. investments with higher risks and…

  • How Much Longer Can Our Unaffordable Housing Prices Last?

    Published 11 October 2015 | viewed 0 times

    klublu/Shutterstock Spoiler alert: not much Markets discover price via supply and demand: Big demand + limited supply = rising prices. Abundant supply + sagging demand…

  • The War On Cash: Officially Sanctioned Theft

    Published 13 June 2015 | viewed 0 times

    Andrey_Popov/Shutterstock How banks & the government are diminishing your savings You've probably read that there is a "war on cash" being waged on various fronts…