Economics and Investing:

Commentary from Anthony Wile, Editor of The Daily Bell: If the Euro Ends, So Will the World as We Know It?

G.G. flagged this: The Number of Those Working Past 65 is at a Record High

John Williams: The Recovery is an Illusion

18 Signs That The Banking Crisis In Europe Has Just Gone From Bad To Worse

How big will JPMorgan’s losses be?

Reader S.S. in Mississippi pointed me to Wikipedia’s page on Sovereign Debt. The comparison’s of the debt levels of various nations are instructive, especially when seen as a percentage of GDP.

By Abandoning the Gold Standard We Accepted Central Planning and Chaos

Kevin S. suggested this great piece that describes hyperinflation: What Is Money ? Part I