LSD, Elephants and Debt Deleveraging

by Andrew Butter There is a growing suspicion that the amount debt piled on by both government and the private sector in developed nations over the past few years, is causing distressing symptoms of overdose. On the subject of overdose, any druggie will tell you, dosage is important. Get that wrong and you can suffer …

What is Dubai’s Secret?

The World Economy Stalls; Meanwhile Dubai Bounces Back: So what’s The Secret? by Guest Author Andrew Butter One of the few interesting things about Dubai is that it serves as a barometer for economic activity that happens largely outside of government and outside of OEDC. I’m not talking blood diamonds or drug money, Dubai services …