Here come the pitch forks03 Oct 2021 • 2 min readDoomberg recently ran several pieces on insider trading and inappropriate behavior at the Fed, one on chairman Jerome Powell’s plummeting chances of re-election, and another on Robert Kaplan’s spectac...
US federal budget and US corporates - expect far higher corporate taxes26 Sep 2021 • 5 min read • 1 0We often hear from politicians that US budgets could be balanced, everyone could have free education, and medical care would be free, if billionaires would just pay “their fare share”. But is this rea...
FOMC week. Dare I speculate?20 Sep 2021 • 1 min readSigns of unabated, raging inflation are everywhere. Even the ECB has finally been scared into “recalibrating” its insane asset purchase program, following similar decisions by Australia, New Zealand, ...
What's driving pandemic outcomes?12 Sep 2021 • < 1 min readThis post was too long for Substack, so I published it on Medium
The big shoe drop is inching closer in Panama05 Sep 2021 • 1 min readIn an attempt to control the COVID-19 pandemic, Panama responded with some of the most heavy handed containment measures in the world: Months long total quarantines Strict social distancing requiremen...
Are all supreme court nominations political?29 Aug 2021 • 2 min readAs you may have heard recently, the Supreme Court struck down by 6-3 the eviction moratorium imposed by the CDC in a case brought by the Alabama Association of Realtors. The majority opinion was that ...
It's time to ditch big tech. Here's how.09 Jan 2021 • 8 min read • 2 5These days, we don’t read much history. Our society focuses on what’s happening now, and brushes off the wisdom of the ancients with “they never imagined our technology.” Their empires that rose and f...
Politics, finance, programming, and everything in between09 Jan 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0Welcome to Calvin's thoughts by me, calvinfroedge. I like code, energy, and investing. Free speech absolutist. Sign up now so you don’t miss the first issue. Subscribe now In the meantime, tell your f...
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