Jim Han

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Stable Prices, Unstable Markets

According to European Central Bank Governing Council member Ewald Nowotny, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke sees no risk of inflation in the …

Economics

Regulating Banks the Austrian Way

Most people — from young to old and from all ends of the political spectrum — are united by a common bond. The idea that banks are deserving of …

Austrian Economics

A Virtual Weimar: Hyperinflation in a Video Game World

As virtual fantasy worlds go, Blizzard Entertainment’s <i>Diablo 3</i> is particularly foreboding. In this multiplayer online game played by millions, witch …

Austrian Economics

Why the SEC Is Terrified of Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrencies allow people to keep all of their money; this is a big problem for the lawmakers.<p>The federal government is no match for innovation. …

Cryptocurrency

Why I'm Betting on the Future of Bitcoin

If we used Bitcoin, the entire transaction would be safely done in one minute. Imagine if the entire financial sector did that.<p>Five years of living …

Bitcoin

George Washington: What an Imbecile!

POITOU, FRANCE – George Washington: What an imbecile! He owned 317 slaves. Couldn’t he see that slavery was bad? Jefferson,...

Investing in Geopolitics: Opec’s oil shortage - Capital & Conflict

What if half the world’s oil doesn’t exist?<p>It’s a simple question that sounds downright absurd. But it isn’t absurd at all.<p>In 2011 WikiLeaks revealed …

Australia's Trillion Dollar 'Debt Bomb'

<b>Claim your FREE Daily Reckoning Australia report today…</b><p>Investor Alert<p><b>Why you should BUY stocks in the face of Australia’s Trillion Dollar ‘Debt …

Running for Cover Under the Eiffel Tower

<b>EDITOR’S NOTE</b><b>:</b> <i>Today we return to our esteemed colleague, Jim Rickards. It’s been a while! As you’ll see below, he’s been in Paris to get the big</i> …

The “Amazon Effect” to Drive ASX Players for Years

Hold on to your seat, the lift off is happening!The Dow Jones went over 22,000 points overnight. Things are looking very hot over in the US right …

BKS Iyengar on yoga practice and ageing

<i>At 92 years of age BKS Iyengar continued to practise yoga for several hours each day. Here he describes how his practice changed with age and offers</i> …

Yoga

Daily Meditation: Releasing Anger

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's post features a video from Buddhist nun Sister Chan Khong on managing and releasing anger. When …

4 Motivating TED Talks to Help You Bounce Back From Failure

5 min read<p>We’ve all heard the preachy platitude “Failure isn’t an option.” And, generally speaking, it’s not. At least not an option most would purposely choose. But failing is inevitable. Everyone eats humble pie in some way at some point, especially in the cutthroat startup race, where half of …

Motivation

What The Greatest Self-Help Books Of The Last Decades Can Teach You In 7 Minutes

As a writer, I’m fortunate to connect with authors and experts all over the globe who have vitally important messages to share. While each of these experts sees the world in his or her own very unique way, and shares a special filter or perspective on life, progress and success, when you peel the …

Monica Lewinsky Just Gave a Courageous TED Talk

Lewinsky spoke out about cyberbullying in a speech on Thursday called "The Price of Shame."<p>Monica Lewinsky made her latest public appearance in a TED talk called "The Price of Shame" on Thursday.<p>"Like me, at 22, a few of you may also have taken wrong turns by falling in love with the wrong person," …

TED Talks

How Mindfulness Is Revolutionizing Mental Health Care

More than 350 million people globally suffer from depression, and 1 in 13 people around the world have been diagnosed with an anxiety disorder. Overall, the World Health Organization estimates that roughly 450 million people suffer from some form of mental or neurological disorder -- and that …

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10 Happiness Lessons We Can Learn From The Ancient Greeks

The ancient Greeks have much to teach us about life and how to live it in a conscious, joyous and peaceful way. Below are 10 philosophies I learned …

9 Traits Of Exceptionally Happy People

Are you exceptionally happy? Would you like to be? Exceptionally happy people experience an extraordinary level of well-being. Their positive …

How You Make Decisions Says a Lot About How Happy You Are

‘Maximizers’ Check All Options, ‘Satisficers’ Make the Best Decision Quickly: Guess Who’s Happier<p>I was witness to a tricky marital exchange last week, when my sister and her husband were trying to name their new red Labrador puppy.<p>Rachel had spent hours trolling for ideas on the Internet and …

Polling

Harvard Research Reveals a Fun Way to Be More Successful

<b>We all want to be more successful.</b><p>But everything you read probably sounds like a lot of work. Isn’t there a scientifically proven method that’s a …

Happiness

What Are the Three Ways to Train Your Brain to Be Happy?

You can train your mind to be unhappy and you can train it to be happy.<p>Training your mind to look for errors and problems (as happens in careers like …

Happiness

What Can Make You Happier, Increase Your Attention Span and Even Make You More Courageous?

Meditation.<p>I listed it as one of the 10 things should you do every day to improve your life. It can boost happiness.<p>Via Shawn Achor’s The Happiness …

Mindfulness

Deepak Chopra On The Toughest Thing You'll Have To Give Up To Be Happy

<i>Why is it that some of us bounce back from rough times, and others of us get sucked under? The spiritual teacher and author of the new book,</i> The Future of God, <i>shows us how to help ourselves and the people we care about.</i><p>By Deepak Chopra<p>Happiness has never been a simple matter. What makes us happy as …