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Why turmoil in the Middle East can mean $200 oil by the summer (over $2 a litre)…..and a possible economic crash shortly after

In the past few weeks we’ve seen revolutions spread throughout a handful of countries in the Middle East.  We’ve seen the price of oil spike as Libya (the 15th largest oil producing nation) sits on the verge of civil war. … Continue reading

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Toronto condo data; China about to hit a wall?; Fiscal austerity to weigh on public sector jobs; The Age of Deleveraging; Another video primer

Toronto condo data The Toronto Real Estate Board released their most recent rental market report yesterday.  It showed both a substantial jump in rental transactions and a jump in rental inventory. “From September until the end of 2010, TREB Members … Continue reading

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