This is not a chart that generates confidence in future political and social stability. It looks like the jaws of a Great White ready to bite someone in the arse.
Clearly a contributing factor in the rise of populism and anti-elitism, and 2016’s political Black Swan. It will only get worse during the Trump administration and then we suspect the country will soon make a hard left turn. Stay tuned.
Hat Tip: Real-World Economics Review Blog