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Elites’ curiosity about the motivations and mindset of Trump voters was notably short-lived.

With the presidential campaign under way, expect to hear a lot more about a shiny new toy of progressive economic thinking, “modern monetary theory.”

INTERVENTI E REPLICHE Come spiegare Donald Trump agli italiani Molto spesso i miei amici, sapendo che io sono d’origine italiana e un amante dell’Italia, mi chiedono se Donald Trump è il nostro Berlusconi.

Ernest Hemingway once said “the first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists.”

One wonders how Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner can sleep soundly at night with the knowledge that more than 60% of America's sovereign debt is set to mature within the next three years. To be precise, $5.2 trillion of U.S debt comes due in the next three years out of $8.3 trillion outstanding.

It was on Aug. 12, 1982, that the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped to its 1980-82 recession low of 776.92—almost precisely where the Index had closed in January 1964.