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Special Report: Global Economic Growth and the Rise of Populism

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Monthly Question #1 
Did Capitalism Cause Middle-Class Plight?

Short-term Economic Question

Preface: Do Economists Lie?

Trump Keeping Economy In Good Shape?

2. Will Trump Tax Cuts Work?

3. Inflation Back Means Trouble?

4. Stock Market Too High?

5. U.S. Headed for Recession?

6. Trade Troubles

Liberal Democracy in Peril?
Prelude: Wage Stagnation Causes

1. Post WW 2 Global Economic Growth, 
   Competitive Adjustments, the Rise of Populism

2. Post WW 2 Economic Adjustments

3. Neoliberal Economist Caused Financial Collapse

4. Democracy Failures Caused Latest Popularism

5. Understanding Left Right Populism

6. Populism is the Rise

7. Trump's New Political Era?

Postscript: Wage Stagnation Solutions




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Important Question #1
 Is Middle Class in Economic Crisis?

Monthly Question #2
  Did Capitalism Cause Middle-Class Plight?

Special Report:
Global Economic Growth and the Rise of Populism








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Presidential Courage Brave Leaders and How
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1. Trump Keeping Economy In Good Shape?

2. Will Trump Tax Cuts Work?

3. Inflation Back Means Trouble?

4. Stock Market Too High?

5. U.S. Headed for Recession?

6. Trade Troubles

1. Trump Keeping Economy In Good Shape?


2. Will Trump Tax Cuts Work?


3. Inflation Back Means Trouble?


4. Stock Market Too High?


5. U.S. Headed for Recession?


6. Trade Troubles