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Tag: Mish Shedlock
  • The Shape of the Recession

    Options include(from least to most grim):  V, U, W, WW, L.  Wait, maybe that last one really ought to be |________.   From Mish Shedlock’s Global Economic Trend Analysis: The global slowdown – already evident in second-quarter data for 2010 – will accelerate in the second half of the year. Fiscal stimulus will disappear as austerity …

  • Graduates: Do something worthwhile (and deal with that debt).

    Students fresh out of college, six-figures deep in debt, face decades of debt slavery….Government meddling enabled this mess, and the best cure …is to shut off all student aid programs, offer more online programs at low cost, fire needless administrators, and get rid of bloated pension plans for teachers…. [But the] president wants to throw …

  • Happy Graduation! Now..uh…good luck?

    Mish Shedlock reports that job prospects for last year’s grads are about to get worse as 2010 graduates join the growing pool of unemployed young people: The 2009 college graduates still without a job are in deep trouble as a wave of 2010 grads is on the way….“More so in the last year to 18 …

  • Obama to Lure More Students into Incredible Debt Loads

    I’ve referenced Mish Shedlock before (see here and here) when discussing college tuition hikes and the problems with the student loan system.  Now, I’m doing it again, because he has a timely new post on the president’s disastrous plans to expand the Pell Grant system and lure even more college students into ridiculous amounts of …