Inflating its way to Recession?

Last updated on Feb 21, 2008

Posted on Feb 21, 2008

Is US inflating its way into Recession?

Lowering interest rates > Lower Dollar > Inelastic demand for foreign goods > Sticky (Real) Deficit > Ballooning nominal Deficit > Run away Inflation.

Makes sense?  Here is a sampler:

-Gold soared $26
-Platinum exploded $91
Iron-Ore Prices Up 65-71%
-Copper surged 20 handles
Wheat prices surge to new high
-Soybeans traded at a record high.
Fertilizer makers soared to record share prices

Welcome to a world of less jobs and high prices!

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