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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, [...]

Why the US economy is not doomed to a Japan-style deflation or …

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, dropping from 3.0% at the end of last year to 2.34% today. Is the U.S. [...]

Inflation and deflation: the asymmetry of risk | Andrew Smithers – Blogs

Deflation has been demonised. It has been harmless or even beneficial in Japan . While I think it would hurt the eurozone, its impact would be mild and easily reversed – or it would be if German economic policy was not so  … [...]

Japan: inflation is not a sensible policy | Andrew Smithers – Blogs

But deflation and inflation show how misleading this tendency to generalise can be. Today deflation is a danger for the eurozone, but not for Japan . Deflation can cause problems, but not always. As I pointed out in my previous  … [...]

Eurozone risks Japan-style deflation trap as ECB stays tight | www …

Eurozone risks Japan -style deflation trap as ECB stays tight. Thu, 03/07/2013 – 15:14 EDT. RDF10. The European Central Bank has cut its eurozone growth forecast to minus 0.5pc this year and warned of glacially-slow recovery in 2014, but … [...]

Deflation Demon Prodding Bank of Japan | All Reports | Reports and …

ECRI has just updated its Japanese Future Inflation Gauge (JAFIG). The value of this forward-looking gauge lies in its ability to predict cyclical turns in Japanese [...]

An ECB leap too late?

Front and centre in this regard is the rapidly progressing sovereign debt crisis in the eurozone, the debt deflationary feedback loop associated with it, and the quality and quantity of policy responses applied to contain it. … [...]