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China’s property bubble at risk?; What is driving oil prices?; Greek bond yields explode as Germany states support for restructuring

Hat tip to the fine folks over at MacroBusiness Australia for these links… China property bubble at risk? Moody’s Investor Services downgraded China’s property sector to negative from stable citing deteriorating credit conditions over the next 12-18 months. This comes … Continue reading

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Addendum to my 2011 predictions: Boomers, bubbles, and busts

Boomer dynamics Two more thoughts should be added to the 2011 outlook.  Shortly after posting my predictions, Leith over at the Unconventional Economist reminded me that 2011 is the year when the first boomer turns 65. “Remember also that the … Continue reading

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Flaherty wrong again; ‘Head scratcher’ inflation reading

Once again Mr. Flaherty has stuck his neck out on what will be recognized as one of his great prognostications: No signs of Canadian housing bubble: Flaherty “The evidence is not there that Canada has a housing bubble. In fact, … Continue reading

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