economics

Is the middle class going extinct?

It's no secret that inequality is rising in countries around the world, but what does this mean for the future? What is the middle class, exactly -- and why do some people believe it's going extinct?

Can people purposefully collapse the stock market?

Is it possible that someone has been playing both sides of the financial fence, seeking to destabilize markets for their own purposes?

A Suicide Epidemic in the Banking World?

A recent spate of suicides by high-level banking officials has shaken the financial world. Coincidence? Or conspiracy?