By Jared Cummans
The period between 2000 and 2009 is often referred to as the “Lost Decade” for U.S. investing, as markets were barely able to scrape up any gains over the ten year stretch. But as we have moved on, and markets have recovered from the recession, the fear of a further and possibly deeper recession still persists. Some point to Bernanke and the Fed’s open-ended easing as our undoing, while others feel that our ever accumulating debts will eventually shock markets. Expert analysts and investors around the world have been quick to give their two cents, and perhaps none have been more vocal or negative than Jim Rogers.
The legendary commodity investor has been down on the U.S. economy for quite some time as he feels that 2013 and 2014 will see markets slip into a deep recession. Now, Mr. Rogers has taken his claims a step further