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17th November 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

This is useless, "head in the clouds" academia and stagflation is not where we are ultimately headed. Rather we face losing the ability to grow food at scale and possibly the total implosion of the financial system via deflationary death spiral even in advance of...

16th November 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"B.C.’s record-breaking rainfall generates ‘mind-boggling’ data: Environment Canada. Armel Castellan, warning preparedness meteorologist, described the latest weather event as part of a “parade of storms” that have drenched B.C. since September. "That month, many...

15th November 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"Fertilizer Prices Rocket to Fresh All-Time Highs on Tightening Supplies. Fertilizer prices keep soaring to unprecedented heights, signalling escalating costs for farmers and consumers around the world... "Crop-nutrient prices have been soaring as an energy pinch in...

13th November 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"Camels weep as their young perish in Syria’s killer drought... ""There is no rain, no water,” said Ayash Shalhoub, a Bedouin camel herder whose tribe has bred camels for centuries. “No rain means no vegetation, hence no food for our camels. If things continue this...

12th November 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"World’s Record Food Bill Is Hitting Poorer Countries Hardest... The world’s food-import bill is set to jump even more than expected to a record this year, increasing the threat of hunger, especially in the poorest nations. “Higher shipping rates and prices of...

10th November 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"[US] Household debt passed $15 trillion for the first time in the third quarter, as rising prices pushed up balances for homes and autos, the New York Federal Reserve reported Tuesday. "The household debt growth represented a 6.2% gain from the same period a year...

9th November 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"Siberia up to 20C [36F] warmer than usual with huge temperature anomalies. Confused plants bloom in Sayano-Shushenskiy reserve in Central Siberia; strawberries ripen in the Far East of Russia." ""This is an amazing situation," says the scientific director of Russia's...

8th November 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"Are we in a historic age of protest? A new study released Thursday that looked at demonstrations between 2006 and 2020 found that the number of protest movements around the world had more than tripled in less than 15 years... "...the authors came to the conclusion...

6th November 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"Severe dust storm engulfs Uzbekistan. Drought and construction have contributed to the worst dust storm in Uzbekistan’s recorded history... "This sand and dust storm was the first of its kind since Uzbekistan started keeping meteorological records 150 years ago......

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