Author Archives: Paul Craig Roberts

A Nobel Economist Says Globalism Is Costly For Americans

These are discouraging times, but once in a blue moon a bit …

The Age of America is Over — So Says the IMF

Today the Swiss franc made yet another new high against the super …

The Jobs Mirage

The announcement on March 4 that 192,000 new jobs were created in …

A Government Shutdown Imperils the Power of Congress

Congress should think twice before forcing a government shutdown, as the consequences …

Potemkin America

As wages stagnate and unemployment booms, U.S. prosperity appears as illusory as …

Borrowed Empire

The dollar won’t necessarily collapse if oil is billed in euros—but our crushing trade deficits might do the trick.

Who Owns the Dollar?

Our currency and our economy are held hostage by Asia.

Globalization’s Many Discontents

Yale University law professor Amy Chua writes in World on Fire that …