Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Vicious Downward Cycle of Distrust - Finger Pointing of Blame

The trend from cooperation to separation spreading throughout Europe (1,2), North America, and Asia is driving capital's withdrawal from the investment world. Investment, the lifeblood of future economic growth, supports capitalism; communism always fail because of the lack of investment over time.

Deteriorating trust, falling investment, and economic growth are driving the vicious, downward cycle of distrust. The public's affinity for any anti-establishment candidate in the 2016 Presidential campaign supports its existence (1,2).

Headline: Educated elites trust government, business more than general population

ZURICH — As the gap between rich and poor widens, the general population remains more skeptical — and the world's wealthiest and most educated people remain less skeptical — of institutions such as government, media and business, a survey of 33,000 people in 28 countries



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