As we begin a new year we wanted to take a look at the current energy landscape and see what the future holds for the global economy, America's oil and gas boom, zand whether renewables will continue to be a favorite among investors.
Spot dealings opened with a bid-side quoted at $1,667 in gold and at $32.50 in silver. While there is still scope for attempts at taking out overhead resistance near $1,680 and $1,704 in gold (with a possible $1,730 end-target) the going has been anything but smooth.
This article is a follow-up to my recent piece on "America's Financial Oligarchy" which was a synopsis of Simon Johnson's "The Quiet Coup" on how the financial industry has effectively captured our government.
"The crash has laid bare many unpleasant truths about the United States. One of the most alarming is that the finance industry has effectively captured our government," writes Simon Johnson, a chief economist with...