It is that time of the year again! When the almost annual "ritual" of raising the Debt Ceiling crops up in the United States, with each passing year adding yet another layer of "uncertainty". Indeed, ever since the Republicans became the party of "obstruction" for the sake of obstruction and gave up all "pretences" of … Continue reading Wall Street Is Beginning To “Fret” Over The Debt Ceiling! It Should Be, As This “Drama” Can “Tear” The Global Economy Apart!
Like every year, the "who's who" of the global elite have converged on Davos as part of their annual "problem-solving" talkfest. In a very ritualistic manner (as they have been doing all along), Davos 2023 kicked off with a new theme and a new word, Polycrisis, to describe a "problem" that they had created in … Continue reading The Davos Elite Have Coined This Word, Polycrisis, To Describe A “Problem” They Have Created!
Photo by Sven Verweij On Unsplash Happy New Year, folks! 2023 has just started, and "experts" are already warning of the next crash that can set off the global economy, which now resembles a ticking time bomb. There are many "triggers", and I present Five of them most likely to "spark" a global economic and … Continue reading The Global Economy In 2023 Is A Ticking Time Bomb! Here Are 5 Triggers For The “Next” Crash!
1. The Global Economy is under lots of "stress," and the feeling of "weirdness" where nothing makes sense about where it is headed adds to the overall sense of what The Atlantic Magazine called "The Everything is Weird" Economy. So, to make it easier for you, the reader, to comprehend what is happening in the … Continue reading 10 Reasons Why The “Stressed” Global Economy Is In For A Hard Landing!
The Global Economy Is Caught Between A Rock And A Hard Place! Ever heard the saying, Caught between a Rock and a Hard Place? This signifies someone or something that is facing an "impossible" choice in the face of a "pincer" of a "double whammy" of sorts challenging situation. In such cases, there is no … Continue reading The Global Economy Has “Nowhere” To Run, Nowhere To Hide! The Great Stagflation And The Road To Redemption!
Is Millennial/Gen Zer angst with the status quo driving protests such as the anti-Hijab uprising in Iran and The Great Resignation in the United States? If so, what is that is making the Millennial/Gen Z age cohorts so angst-ridden? Is it due to the Pandemic upending their careers and otherwise taking a toll on their … Continue reading Is Millennial/Gen Zer “Angst” Driving The Anti-Hijab Protests In Iran And The Great Resignation In The United States?
What is The Great Reset? Is it a "last" chance to "save the world", or are we simply "clutching at straws" in the face of the approaching Perfect Storm? To put it plainly, The Great Reset is a complete "rebooting" of the global economic and financial systems, along with a holistic plan to remake what … Continue reading The Great Reset! Clutching At Straws Or The Last Chance To Save The World? Here’s Why We Need The Great Reset
The world is perhaps in the most "dangerous moment" since the Second World War. With battlelines drawn between the West and Russia in Ukraine, where Putin threatens a "nuclear winter", and between the US and China over Taiwan, where Xi is "flexing his muscles", what could go wrong? Plenty, if you were to ask me, … Continue reading Nuclear, Cold (War) Winter Ahead! Why The World Is In The Most “Dangerous” Moment Since The Second World War!
Is India a "lone bright spot" amidst global turmoil and economic gloom, or is it too premature to announce its "arrival" on the world stage? Sure, the Indian Economy is the "world's fastest-growing major economy", and its geopolitical heft and influence have grown with the Ukraine war, where Modi can "hold its own" with Putin, … Continue reading False Dawn Or Bright Spot? Is India “Shining” Amidst Global Turmoil And Economic Gloom, Or, Is This A Mirage In The Desert Of The Unreal?
What's the matter with Millennials? First, they quit their jobs en masse, in what was dubbed The Great Resignation. Next, they refused to work over and beyond their basic expectations in what is now being termed as Quiet Quitting, or the practice of taking it easy at work. Moreover, Millennials are also at the forefront … Continue reading What’s With The Millennials? Quiet Quitting, The Great Resignation, And Now, Moonlighting! Slackers Or Pioneers Of A New Era Of Work And Life?