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Martin O. Hutchinson is an investment banker with more than 25 years’ experience, Hutchinson has worked on both Wall Street and Fleet Street and is a leading expert on the international financial markets. At Creditanstalt-Bankverein, Hutchinson was a Senior Vice President in charge of the ... more

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Debt Jubilee Would Set Us Back To Sumer
A debt jubilee is a bad idea; it violates property rights, would wreck the capital markets and cause interest rates to soar well into double digits.
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Back To The Economics Of 1792
Decades of foolish monetary policy have left real interest rates generally negative and overall returns on capital at appallingly low levels.
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EC 2020s Look Like A Bear Bonanza
The deep malaise in the corporate sector will emerge into the open in the 2020s, probably via a wave of bankruptcies of major multinational corporations.
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The Case For Gold Grows Ever Stronger
The intellectual case for gold, as a store of reality in an increasingly unreal world, grows stronger by the day.
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How Poor Countries Can Beat De-Globalization
The outstanding winners from the 1991-2016 policies of globalization were dwellers in poor countries.
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Back To A 17th Century Economic Policy
Our living standards for the past two centuries have been sustained and steadily improved by a rise in productivity, year after year.
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STOCKS I FOLLOW

AIG American International Group Inc
CLF Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (fmrly Cliffs Natural Resources)
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index
FITB Fifth Third Bancorp
GLD SPDR Gold Trust ETF
SPY SPDR S&P 500
TBT ProShares UltraShort Lehman 20+ Year Treasury ETF
TTM Tata Motors Limited

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The Bear's Lair: Britain’s Overton Window Must Reopen To Liverpool
Now that the brave British have voted to exit the European Union, they need a new philosophy of government. They must reopen the Overton Window, shut for over 150 years, for the “original definition” Conservatism of Lord Liverpool.

Work Experience

Columnist
The Bear's Lair
2000 - Present (20 years 4 months)
Correspondent
Reuters BreakingViews
2006 - 2015 (9 years 2 months)
Contributing Editor
Agora Publishing
2006 - 2013 (7 years 2 months)
Business and Economics Editor
United Press International (UPI)
2000 - 2004 (4 years 1 month)

Education

Harvard Business School
MBA
1971 / 1973
Trinity College
MA
1968 / 1971
Mathematics

Publications

Great Conservatives
Martin Hutchinson
Academica Press
04/15/2014

Great Conservatives looks at British history through the philosophy of Conservatism that animated the great Tory governments of 1783 to 1830. By examining leading figures in the growth, triumph, and decline of Conservatism, a different picture emerges that illuminates the political, social, and economics forces that created the British Empire and the Industrial Revolution.

True Blue Will Never Stain
Martin Hutchinson
Martin Hutchinson

Home of The Bear's Lair and Martin's historical musings.