The Week in Review from Valeo Financial Advisors (May 11, 2012)
May 11, 2012    Disclosures    POSTED IN  Markets

U.S Economy

  • In 1981 household debt was 47% of U.S. GDP, in 2007 it was 96%. A look back at The Great Credit Boom that Was Valeo Financial Advisors
  • Consumer credit in the U.S. rose in March by the most in over 10 years Bloomberg
  • U.S. trade deficit widened in March to $51.8 billion from February’s revised $45.4 billion Chart: St. Louis Fed

Financial Planning

The Dismal Science (aka Economics)

  • Simon Johnson on Why Economic History Matters. 5 books from The Browser
  • Stumped by an economics term? Check out the new glossary from Page One Economics St. Louis Fed


  • Are Smart Phones Spreading Faster than Any Technology in Human History? MIT
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