Have Western Sanctions On Russia Failed?
Reassessing Sanctions On Russia In a post in March (Sanctioning Ourselves), I questioned the efficacy of Western sanctions on Russia. And in a subsequent post in April, I wrote about how the West had likely underestimated the size and resiliency of the Russian economy. Now, The National Interest has a piece by Mark Episkopos asking…
The Market’s Up, The VIX’s Down, But Risks Abound
Bears Drowning In Sea Of Green “‘Sea Of Green;: Bears Crushed As Stocks Storm Above 50% Fib Retracement” That ZeroHedge headline from Friday’s close would have seemed unlikely a few months ago, when former Fed wunderkind Zoltan Pozsar warned that the Fed needed stocks to fall further to fight inflation. Yet here we are,…