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Sisyphean Fed Struggle to Create Inflation; Faber on Gross

Faber on Gross' Deflation Theory and Japan's Bond Ponzi Scheme In a Bloomberg TV interview, Trish Regan asked Marc Faber about Gross' deflation theory. Faber also discussed Japan's latest QE endeavor. Faber [...]

Elephant in the Room Minsky Moment – Mish's Global Economic …

Mish's financial blog covers global news and macroeconomic events regarding the world economy. The blog's primary focus is inflation, deflation , and hyperinflation topics, especially currencies, gold, silver, crude, oil, [...]

Why The U.S. Economy Is Not Doomed To A Japan-Style Deflation …

10-yr sovereign yields in Germany have plunged to just under 1%, and Japanese yields are a mere 0.5%. U.S. 10-yr yields seem to be following suit, [...]

Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis: China Faces "Minsky …

The blog's primary focus is inflation, deflation , and hyperinflation topics, especially currencies, gold, silver, crude, oil, energy and precious metals. Other macro discussion topics include interest rates, China, commodities, the  … [...]

Transcript: Technology and Growth, the Business Cycle, Minsky and …

A relatively low-income, high-unemployment, stagnant recession to uncertain depth and duration will follow a debt- deflation process. Minsky completed Keynes. The theory that business cycles and fluctuations are a function  … [...]

Japan Near Stagnation Following 9 Months of Growth

Note that input prices are still rising yet prices charged are back in deflation . There is simply no demand for services in Japan . Recall that prime minister Shinzo Abe wants taxes to double the sales tax rate from 5% to 10% by  … [...]

Coppola Comment: Inflation, deflation and QE

A look at the inflation path for the period 2001-2006, when Japan was doing QE, doesn't suggest a close relationship between QE and inflation. Historical Data Chart The initial impact seems to have been deflation , though … [...]

The Economics Forum 21: The Minsky Moment: How Paul Krugman …

A ” Minsky Moment” in which both the lender (“patient capitalist”) and the borrower (“impatient capitalist”) finally realise that theirs is sheer “speculation” and that the “profits” they anticipated from production are not going to materialise …. But Krugman simply “has” to confront this problem – and he does, as we saw, when he acknowledges that “debt-deleveraging” (or Fisherian debt- deflationary ) “shocks” occur when our dear “patient and impatient” capitalists “suddenly … [...]

Ponzi World (Over 3 Billion NOT Served): Minsky, History, Reality …

Minsky , History, Reality v.s. Bernanke, Wall Street, Politicans. I noticed my stats had fallen off, so I thought there must be an NFL playoff game going on that I wasn't aware of. Then I took a gander at another “alternative” blog, … [...]

Panayotis Economopoulos — On Austerity Impact and the Debt

At the second stage, its impact is to bring a debt deflation process that can result in a contractionary feedback loop with an economic and financial crisis. a. …. Even If… Michael Stephens — Registration Open for Minsky [...]