Histrio-Strategic View of Israel-Gaza, Russia-Ukraine & BRICS Bank

  Those who want to “live in interesting times” got their wish this week. A week so “interesting” that no one was interested in major developments in Afghanistan & Iraq – the two hot spots of US policy.   We do feel for Secretary Kerry. He did really achieve a major success by getting the two […]

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Interesing TACs of the Week (July 12 – July 18, 2014)

  Summary – A weekly top-down review of interesting calls and comments made last week about monetary policy, economics, stocks, bonds & commodities.    Editor’s Note: In this series of articles, we include important or interesting tweets, articles, videoclips with our comments. This is an article that expresses our personal opinions about comments made on […]

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Governor Rick Perry – Front Runner for 2016 GOP Nomination?

  Every country, every society in the world is different. Local conditions, local cultures, local factors usually dominate discussions about individual societies. Sometimes, with deeper lateral analysis, some patterns become discernible, patterns that transcend the obvious plethora of local differences. Identifying such patterns & analyzing them is what Global Macro is all about. The tradecraft of Global […]

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Forged In Crisis – India & USA Since 1947

  Rarely does a book come along and offer sensible, practical, factual, and intellectually unbiased overview of a topic as large & complex as US-India relations. Recently, we came across such a book, a book that we urge every interested American & Indian to read & keep on the bookshelf for re-reading. That book is […]

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Interesting TACs of the Week (July 6 – July 11, 2014)

  Editor’s Note: In this series of articles, we include important or interesting tweets, articles, videoclips with our comments. This is an article that expresses our personal opinions about comments made on Television, Tweeter, and in Print. It is NOT intended to provide any investment advice of any type whatsoever. No one should base any […]

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Celebrating Greatness on this Fourth of July

  On July 4, 1776, a great declaration was passed, a unanimous declaration by the thirteen united states of America. It was a rejection of tyranny. The Declaration stated: “The history of the present King of Great Britain is a history of repeated injuries and usurpations, all having in direct object the establishment of an absolute […]

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Interesting TACs of the Week (June 28 – July 3, 2014)

  Editor’s Note: In this series of articles, we include important or interesting tweets, articles, videoclips with our comments. This is an article that expresses our personal opinions about comments made on Television, Tweeter, and in Print. It is NOT intended to provide any investment advice of any type whatsoever. No one should base any […]

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Alliversaries vs. Foellies – American Foreign Policy from Damascus to Kabul

  As the world is focused on ISIL in Iraq, this morning’s banner story on nytimes.com is Taliban Mount Major Assault in Afghanistan. Calling it ” … one of the most significant coordinated assaults on the government in years … “, the article states – “the Taliban offensive presents a new worst-case situation for Western officials: […]

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