How did financial astrologers forecast the 2008 global crisis several years in advance? Have world economic policies since 2008 solved the crisis or merely delayed and made it worse? Roy will interpret the astro-cycles until 2024. What realities are the outer-planetary patterns of Pluto in Capricorn period forcing upon? What role may ecological realities and disasters play? Is East Asian prosperity as secure as it seems? Do the astro-cycles suggest growth is a source of salvation, or a barrier to genuine prosperity and happiness?