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Insights November 02, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

The Brexit chicken game

At last, there are signs a sense of reality is dawning on the EU’s negotiators about the futility of trying to force the UK to agree to a...

Insights September 07, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Further thoughts on Gibson’s paradox

“The paradox is one of the most completely established empirical facts in the whole field of quantitative economics.” – John Maynard K...

Insights August 17, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

The fiscal benefits of free trade

Western governments have an overriding problem, and that is they have reached or exceeded the bounds of taxation, at a time when legally man...

Insights August 03, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Follow the money

Since 2009, equities and other financial assets have climbed a wall of worry. Initially, it was recovery from the threat of a complete finan...

Insights July 27, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Why economists cannot forecast recessions

The purpose of this article is to draw the widest attention to the chronic inability of the economic establishment to forecast recessions. N...

Insights July 06, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Time for a new gold standard for Asia

Over half the world’s population, living in the Eurasian land mass, understands that gold is money. The leaders of the Asian nations also...

Insights June 15, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Brexit, Germany and Asia

Britain’s general election went horribly wrong, with the Conservatives forced into a putative coalition with the Democratic Ulster Party....

Insights June 08, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

How gold can rescue pensions

The World Economic Forum, in conjunction with Mercers (the actuaries) recently estimated that the combined pension deficit currently stands...

Insights June 01, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Safety in banking

There was a time when banks acted as custodians of their customers’ money. Indeed, keeping a person’s money and using it as if it belong...

Insights May 11, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Update on Brexit

This article looks at the background to Brexit negotiations and concludes that Britain is negotiating from a position of strength, while the...