Category Archives: Nokia

It’s the Demography, Stupid

11 November 2014 (See also the post Demography Charts – 1) America’s anemic recovery can be explained by its slowing demographics. Politicians tend to overstate the positive impact of their policies on the economy and to also exaggerate the negative impact … Continue reading

Posted in Analysis and Opinion, Apple, Demography, Dependency Ratio, Economy, Europe, Google, Japan, Nokia, Oil, United States, US Economy, Wall Street

Nokia: The Path To Recovery

What this country needs is a good $99 smartphone. That’s what Thomas R. Marshall, Woodrow Wilson’s Vice-President (1913-1921), might have said today instead of ‘a good five-cent cigar’. Smartphones are still very expensive, at least at the pre-subsidy price. Carriers … Continue reading

Posted in Analysis and Opinion, Apple, Economy, Investment, Nokia, Samsung