Category Archives: Gonzalo Lira

Gonzalo Lira on ZeroHedge: Mr. Cheney’s Victory Lap

Gonzalo Lira nails this one. Cheney is my candidate for the anti-Christ. He will surely burn in Hell and the world will be a better place without him. From Zerohedge: Guest Post: Mr. Cheney’s Victory Lap by Tyler Durden 4 … Continue reading

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Gonzalo Lira on Zerohedge: “The Sequel”: How 2011 Is A Repeat of 2008—Only Bigger, Longer, and Uncut by Bailouts

Submitted by Gonzalo Lira Guest Post: “The Sequel”: How 2011 Is A Repeat of 2008—Only Bigger, Longer, and Uncut by Bailouts I might have missed it, but I don’t think anyone has noticed this simple truism: The structural causes that … Continue reading

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Gonzalo Lira’s Response to Ackman

Relying On The Gods From The Machinery: The Weird and Disturbing Teleological Approach to Discussing Macro-Economics by Gonzalo Lira It’s funny how, in the middle of a street fight, you can come across a diamond. “Please, O Great God of … Continue reading

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Rick Ackerman is Wrong

A firestorm of criticism has been kicked off recently and squarely aimed at Rick Ackerman. He posted the following missive the other day on his blog that has been met with extreme disdain from Gonzalo Lira of the hyper-inflationist camp … Continue reading

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INFLATION vs DEFLATION: STONELEIGH vs. LIRA

This will be fun to watch! I see the deflationist’s point that deflation (net decrease in supply of money and credit) will continue as debt is paid down by consumers or defaulted on, with little or no credit available to … Continue reading

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Kremlinology? Call It Fed-Res-ology: Reading the Tea Leaves of the Federal Reserve Board

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 Kremlinology? Call It Fed-Res-ology: Reading the Tea Leaves of the Federal Reserve Board Time was, no one gave a shit about the Federal Reserve’s board. Who the drones were? What they did? Who cared! No, not … Continue reading

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Why Democracies Will Always Go Bankrupt

THURSDAY, JANUARY 13, 2011 Why Democracies Will Always Go Bankrupt When I was growing up, finance was mother’s milk to me, especially as I was a bit of a math geek. But for my formal education, I was trained—rather rigorously, … Continue reading

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