Sunday, 15 January 2017

How The Economy Works? How to Fight Recession?

By Sikander Hayat 



This is a great introduction to how the economy really works.  This explains the basics in a way which you will not find in a usual text book. It covers all the following topics and more.



1. Credit  ( Can be instantly created out of thin air)



2. Economic Cycles  ( Borrowing Creates Cycles)



3. Productivity Growth



4. Debt Cycles ( Short and long term debt cycles)



5. Asset & Liabilities



6. Short Term Debt Cycles



7. Inflation



8. Interest Rates ( This rises due to high inflation)



9. Deflation ( Can lead to Recession)



10. Long Term Debt Cycles



11. Economic bubble



12. Debt Burden



13. Asset Values & Rising Incomes During A Boom



14. Unsustainable Debt Burden



15. Deleveraging ( Worst than Recession)



16. Austerity ( which leads to deflation and less tax collection)



17. Depression



18. Budget Deficits (Leading to taxation on wealthy)



19. Most of what people thought of money is actually credit



20. Government ( Print and Spend)





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