Monthly Archives: April 2020

We are at a Crossroads…

I read with some amusement today about the crisis being faced by oil futures traders as they grappled with the fact that if they didn’t dump their shares soon, a whole lot of oil was going to show up on … Continue reading

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COVID-19: open the economy or shelter in place?

4/15 UPDATE: Yesterday Trump backed down from his “Absolute Authority” stance.  For the moment at least, its crisis averted… This one’s pretty long but please don’t expect a TL;DR synopsis. The points below, I think, are too important to summarize. … Continue reading

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