Author Archive for Michael Snyder

Michael Snyder is the editor of The Economic Collapse Blog

The South American Financial Crisis Of 2015

Most nations in South America are either already experiencing an economic recession or are right on the verge of one.  In general, South American economies are very heavily dependent on exports, and right now they are being absolutely shredded by the twin blades of a commodity price collapse and a skyrocketing U.S. dollar.  During the […]

12 Ways The Economy Is Already In Worse Shape Than It Was During The Depths Of The Last Recession

Did you know that the percentage of children in the United States that are living in poverty is actually significantly higher than it was back in 2008?  When I write about an “economic collapse”, most people think of a collapse of the financial markets.  And without a doubt, one is coming very shortly, but let […]

This article, 12 Ways The Economy Is Already In Worse Shape Than It Was During The Depths Of The Last Recession, was originally authored by Michael Snyder. He has also written two books – a novel entitled The Beginning Of The End and a new book on how to make preparations for the coming crisis entitled Get Prepared Now!