Monthly Archives: June 2017

Survival of Democracies

The earliest form of democratic authority is accredited to the Greeks less than 2,500 years ago. Democracy has survived in…

Risk of Regret

Regret is a very strange emotion. The dictionary advises that it is a feeling of sadness, remorse or repentance over…

Some Aspects of Gold

It’s quite some time since we wrote about gold but its validity is as compelling as ever. Less than two…

Real Negativity

MMPI Investment Products A nominal interest rate is the price that it says on the tin – whereas a real…

Laffer Curve

Last week’s piece on tax (or was it on drinking?) certainly created a stir. MMPI finds this somewhat surprising because…