Does Anyone Have Any Idea What’s Happening In The World Economy?
Anton Goryunov writes from Moscow: The world economy is a strange thing: no one ever seems to have any idea what the hell’s going on and most so-called experts and analysts talk total rubbish. Investors and financial markets behave like morons most of the time, panicking over every piece of bad news and generally behaving like retards. Experts never predict anything properly and it’s only after some calamity happens that they crawl out of everywhere and give us their opinions and even say things like ‘I told you so…’ or ‘As I’ve been saying all along…’ The thing is that people rely on economic information that is mostly misguided or misleading. Take China, the land of supposed economic miracles, if you base your assumptions on the stats that are produced by the Chinese themselves: who on earth can actually believe anything that China says about its economy? It’s a freaking communist dictatorship, for God’s sake, that denies any say in anything to about 90 per cent plus of its populatio