ECONOMIC COLLAPSE

Stuff

Meet the 'Goldbugs' Hoarding Bullion to Prepare for the Next Financial Apocalypse

Did we solve the last economic crisis by storing up an even bigger one for the future?
Gavin Haynes
1.29.16
VICE Specials

Apocalypse, Man

The United States Empire is crumbling as we speak. The world doesn't have a Plan B for what happens when the United States fails.
VICE Staff
1.28.14
argentina

Argentina's Economy is Tanking

Argentina’s economy is not doing well. Trade with other countries is restricted, inflation is high, and there is a shortage of dollars.
Denisse Espejel
11.27.13
The What Da Fug You Lookin’ At Issue

Argentines Need Dollars

Argentina’s economy is in trouble. Thanks to President Cristina Kirchner’s protectionist policies, trade with other countries is restricted, inflation is high, and there is a shortage of dollars both in the government’s foreign-currency reserves and on...
Denisse Espejel
11.20.13
Stuff

Bottom Line: My View of Corporate Collapse

In the summer of 2007 the textbook company hired a fresh group of editors to work on a series of high school literature textbooks. We entered the cool hush of the building on a blazing hot day, disappearing into the base of a shining needle-nosed tower...
Ariel Lewiton
1.13.13
Photo

Scotland's Shadows

Joseph Fox couldn't have cast the Highlands in a more depressing light.
Joseph Fox
5.23.12
The Fashion Issue 2008

Drinking Milan

In 1979, Milan's fashion week overtook Paris, in terms of both pure profit and volume of business.
Federico Sarica; Translation: Tim Small
4.2.08