7
Feb

Nigeria the Future – South Africa the Past

As an American with dual citizenship reading this article about South Africa’s prospects saddens me.  My country of birth has so much potential.  Their biggest hurdle to greater prosperity remains a lack to true statesmen.

See Financial Times Article: http://www.fin24.com/Economy/Nigeria-the-future-SA-the-past-economist-20140207#.UvTSSJCGVJQ.

7
Feb

Skewed: Income Inequality in America

by admin in Politics

This is a very thoughtful graphic by Jaelynn Ficarra of www.financedegreecenter.com.

Graphic: http://www.financedegreecenter.com/income-inequality/

 

19
Dec

KUGN Radio Interviews with Riaan Nel

by Riaan Nel in News

Below is a link to my radio interviews on KUGN with Storm Kennedy and Grant McHill on financial and economic issues.  The first interview was on the government shutdown and the debt ceiling debate in October.  The second interview was on the retiring Baby Boom generation.  And the third interview was on the role of the Federal Reserve.

Link: http://www.sanddollar-retirement.com/

16
Dec

Why JP Morgan is JP Morgan

by admin in News

 

 

Great article by James Kwak on the blog site The Baseline Scenario: http://baselinescenario.com/2013/11/27/why-jpmorgan-is-jpmorgan/

 

12
Dec

The Future of the Global Economy: Towards a Long Boom?

by admin in News

See the following link to an illuminating article that appeared on the OECD Observer website about the future of the global economy:  http://www.oecdobserver.org/news/archivestory.php/aid/50/The_future_of_the_global_economy:_towards_a_long_boom_.html