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  • [Article] The New Global Bull Market in Socialism

    [Article] The New Global Bull Market in Socialism

    Extremes in negative social mood portend a rise in socialist literature and a desire for the power over people.

     
  • [Article] Einstein and Social Behavior

    [Article] Einstein and Social Behavior

    Pete Kendall explores the socionomic forces that shaped the life and career of one of the greatest thinkers of the 20th century.   Einstein and the Study of “Psycho-Pathology” If there really is such a thing as social mood that guides collective human experience, how come they don’t teach it […]

     
  • [Audio] Air Force Major Writes About Socionomics and America’s Economic and Military Future

    [Audio] Air Force Major Writes About Socionomics and America’s Economic and Military Future

    Maj. Tyson Hummel of the Air Command and Staff College, Air University, Maxwell Air Force Base has written a fascinating report that applies Socionomics to an analysis of America’s economic and military future, titled “Is the Science of Socionomics Able to Portend a Change in the United States’ Economic Might?” […]

     
  • [Audio] Harvard Medical School and the New England Journal of Medicine Weigh-in on the Obesity Crisis – It’s a Virus!

    [Audio] Harvard Medical School and the New England Journal of Medicine Weigh-in on the Obesity Crisis – It’s a Virus!

    What causes obesity? Apparently fat friends  — you catch it from them like a virus – or at least that is what a Harvard Medical School professor has published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Socionomics has some ideas on the subject, too. Unconscious social mood and herding are […]

     
  • [Audio] Samurai’s and Sex Camps – What’s Going on in Japan and Russia?

    [Audio] Samurai’s and Sex Camps – What’s Going on in Japan and Russia?

    A lot of negative mood, that’s for sure.  In Japan the samurai warriors of the past and kamikaze pilots of World War II are being glorified. Russia is instituting sex camps for teenagers and has claimed the North Pole for the Fatherland.  How does negative social mood affect demographics, which […]

     
  • [Audio] Backlash Against the Wealthy Goes Global

    [Audio] Backlash Against the Wealthy Goes Global

    Wow, first outsourcing of middle class jobs went global. Now, the anger at the wealthy that benefited from the outsourcing has gone global, too.  From the U. S. to Europe and points beyond, the middle classes in so-called “rich” countries are calling for taxes on the wealthy and caps on […]

     
  • [Audio] Socionomics and Conflicting Cultural and Market Signals

    [Audio] Socionomics and Conflicting Cultural and Market Signals

    Socionomics recognizes that at certain points in wave patterns there can be quite a few conflicting trends and signals in the culture and in financial markets. Join Dan Gough and Vadim Pokhlebkin for a discussion on how to navigate these times and reconcile issues like war and peace, presidential popularity, […]

     
  • [Audio] The Criminal Rich and the Foolish Rich

    [Audio] The Criminal Rich and the Foolish Rich

    That’s how Teddy Roosevelt referred to the wealthy one hundred years ago at the end of the Gilded Age. Franklin Roosevelt then raised taxes on the wealthy during the Depression that reached rates as high as 90% and lasted into the 1960’s. Will the current wealth gap result in similar […]

     
  • [Audio] High-Performance Men, Women and Cars – Part 2

    [Audio] High-Performance Men, Women and Cars – Part 2

    There is a high correlation between automobile engine horse power and the inflation adjusted Dow Jones Industrial Average. That correlation is unusually strong in relation to Chevrolet Corvette engine power. Improve your investing and socionomic skills by taking in this discussion.

     
  • [Audio] High-Performance Men, Women and Cars – Part 1

    [Audio] High-Performance Men, Women and Cars – Part 1

    John Wayne, Marilyn Monroe, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Hillary Clinton have something in common. They appear on the national scene at certain points in bull and bear markets. Socionomics tells us where those points are.