As a non-economist I am not usually one for graphs. However this one did make quite an impression on me.
It shows clearly how we have left an era of economic growth and stability and are in a new era of instability.
It is 20 year chart of the US 30 Year Treasury Bond vs. a broad commodity index It reveals how the purchasing power of the long-dated US Treasury Bond has fared against a basket of commodities over the period.
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