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MarPRN: Vol. 3, Num. 1 | March 9, 2013
The Usual Unusuals
Our Special Moment in History is a time of mathematical aberrations in all
directions. It is now routine to see the highly unusual, whether in science,
technology, economics, politics, or international relations.
JanPRN: Vol. 2, Num. 1 | January 22, 2012
Every Major Area of the World in Play: The Middle East on the Brink
Two weeks ago I noticed something unique, at least in my experience--the entire world is now in play. By this, I mean that every important region and country is simultaneously being disrupted by economic tension, political instability, or international threats. I've never seen such a situation in thirty years of close ob... read more »
JulPRN: Vol. 1, Num. 4 | July 26, 2011
The US Economy: When Gradual Becomes Sudden
Hemingway was once asked "How did you go bankrupt?" He said "First gradually, then suddenly."
Well, we're a long way down this road now, and we've just about run out of gradually. See that cliff ahead? That's the beginning of suddenly.
Suddenly is like one September morning in ... read more »
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