Cost

Trump's China Trade War Cost Up To 245,000 American Jobs: Study

Authored by Dave DeCamp via AntiWar.com, A new study estimates that President Trump’s trade war with China caused the loss of up to 245,000 American jobs. The study from the US-China Business Council (USCBC) and Oxford Economics said a moderate reduction of tariffs on both sides could lead to an additional 145,000 US jobs and an…

Cost Of Doing Business: Big Banks Have Paid $195 Billion In Fines Since 2000

By Tyler Durden Often times when the “too big to fail” banks are caught with their hands in the cookie jar (or placing the entire global economy on the precipice of collapse, as was the case in 2008), nobody goes to jail and the banks wind up paying a hefty fine and putting the “youthful indiscretions”…

“It’s A Constant Struggle”: Cost Of Living Increases Are Decimating The Middle And Lower Class

By Tyler Durden While the government continues to peddle the CPI fairy tale and the true cost of living (as measured by real-world inflationary indicators like the Chapwood Index) appears to be closer to 10%, instead of 2%, the middle and lower class are bearing the brunt of the pain. This was the topic of…

The Global Cost Of The COVID Pandemic

While the cost of the pandemic will only be truly known in years to come, Deutsche Bank’s Jim Reid writes that “we can get some good early indications by looking at debt increases around the world.” Looking at the latest debt report by the Institute of International Finance, which we profiled yesterday, the IIF suggested…

Radio Host Crushes Leading UK Epidemiologist’s Credibility Over (Unknown) Cost Of 2nd Lockdown

In the most thorough demolition of an ‘expert’ epidemiologist who unabashedly advised the UK government of the desperate need for a second lockdown to “suppress” the virus, Independent SAGE member Professor Gabriel Scally was completely unable to respond when LBC’s Maajid Nawaz cornered him on how severely a lockdown would cost the nation. As LBC’s…

Lockdown Regime Deaths: The True Cost of LOKIN-20

The Lockdown regime, ushered in by the UK government on March 23rd and enacted into Law on March 25th, appears to have led to the premature deaths of tens of thousands of people in the UK. In my previous post LOKIN-20 The Lockdown Regime Causes Increasing Health Concerns we discussed the likelihood that the Lockdown would cause…