Economics - Global Wealth Protection

Paradise Papers Have Offshore Under Scrutiny Once More

First the Panama Papers and now the “Paradise Papers”: offshore asset protection and corporate structuring is once again under fire and scrutiny. November 13, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP Much like the Panama Papers in the Spring of 2016, the Paradise Papers have drawn the scorn and scrutiny of “fair share” advocates around […]

Debtors’ Prisons in the United States

Debtors’ prisons were supposed to have gone out with the 19th century, but there is evidence that they still exist today in the United States. November 6, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP Do an internet search on debtors’ prisons, and the top searches will take you back to 19th century Western Europe. Search […]

What is the Republican Agenda in Congress?

Republicans have a narrow majority in Congress but even amongst themselves it’s difficult to figure out what their agenda is. October 23, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP The United States currently has a Republican led Congress in both House and Senate; but It is quite a challenge to figure out what their agenda […]

Catalonia Attempts to Secede from Spain

After pacifying Catalonia for generations, Spain strikes at this once autonomous nation’s effort to secede from Spain once and for all. October 16, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, GWP Managing Director To varying degrees, the nation of Catalonia has been trying to secede from Spain since the mid 1800’s. With a population one million shy of […]

Canadian Middle Class Concerned About Morneau Tax Proposal

The “consultation period” on Bill Morneau’s tax proposal is closed and the Canadian middle class is rightly concerned. October 9, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, GWP Managing Director In the 75-day consultation period on Canadian Minister of Finance, Bill Morneau’s, tax plan leading up to October 2nd, I happened upon a petition in firm opposition to it. […]

US Debt Tops Twenty Trillion, With No Spending Cuts in Sight

The US topped twenty trillion dollars in national debt and the Republicans want to cut taxes but not spending. October 2, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP The US just surpassed the twenty trillion dollar debt mark, and there’s little prospect of that turning around. Republicans who were once very critical of the fiscal […]

Disastrous Government Response to Disasters

The policies and responses by government when it comes to natural disasters is disastrous! September 25, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP In the wake of natural disasters, government has proven to be the greatest enabler of poor choices, and hindrance to rebuilding and healing. Natural disasters and riots should be a Keynesian’s dream […]

State Level Single Payer Healthcare?

States dabble in Single Payer Healthcare policies with little regard for the costs. September 18, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director at GWP New York and California both are considering measures to indulge a single payer healthcare system within their respective states while dodging the very important question of costs. Vermont Senator, Bernie Sanders’ impeccable […]

Left and Right Controlling People by Violating Property Rights

September 11, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP The total disregard for private property rights from both the left and right sides of the isle is very disturbing. This is what happens when you have a system totally structured around buying people off. Politicians buy off the poor vote with little welfare crumbs like […]

Labor Day & Its Union Roots

The history of Labor Day finds its roots in union thuggery; but has since taken a turn toward favoring and encouraging commerce! September 4, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP Labor Day is as good a reason as any to fire up a grill, but make no mistake, this is a byproduct of union […]