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Tax Hike in Japan to test fight against Deflation – Your …

There is a big test coming up for the Prime Minister of Japan , Shinzo Abe, and his own brand of economic policies which have been labelled “Abenomics”. Abe has launched a range of aggressive measures to end deflation [...]

Imported Deflation And A New Currency War? [CurrencyShares …

Some are attributing low euro area inflation to Japan exporting deflation . Color us skeptical. Nor is the new agreement between China and Germany and UK an attempt to dislodge the dollar. The lowest euro area CPI print [...]

Peter Schiff "Deflation Is Good" Greece Hits 28% unemployement (61% under age 25)

Before the crash when Greece was growing at up to 5% annually, about 50000 jobs a year were added to the economy. Before Greece received its first [...]

Euro zone deflation – why does it matter to investors? – By Tom Elliott

Broadly speaking, euro zone policy makers fall into two camps: first, those who see what happened when Japan entered a negative debt- deflation , which contributed to the two 'lost decades' of approximately 1990 to [...]

Japan Is Re-Crisis-ing; Nikkei Plunges 300 Points From US Close …

As the evening progressed the dead-cat-bounce died with US and Japanese stocks tumbling to day-session lows. Dow futures are down 110 from the … Deflation deflation deflation . Deflation is the word of the day. Learn [...]

Greece as a textbook example of debt deflation (also: the JD cover up!)

Summary The Troika is still using the Greek state to issue debtobligations which are used to prop up bankrupt banks. Jeroen Dijsselbloem, chairman of th Eurozone finance ministers, does not get this. That does not work,  … [...]

Greek deflation at record and could threaten future recovery from recession – economy

Greece’s severe recession continues to dissuade people from spending money, further dragging down… euronews, the most watched news channel in Europe [...]

Greek deflation at record and could threaten future recovery from recession

Greece’s severe recession continues to dissuade people from spending money, further dragging down consumer prices.In November inflation fell 2.9 percent [...]

Peter Schiff – Popular Delusions, Deflationary Spiral, Dollar Collapse, Propaganda,

Peter Schiff is an Economic Clown! He doesn’t understand the first thing about economics. Let’s look at a few of his great predictions. The Dollar Will [...]

Sober Look: The clock is ticking on Abe to implement labor reform …

In their recent report Barclays Capital researchers suggested that Japan's prolonged deflation has at least in part been driven by demographics. For years Japan's “wage curve's” shape has been highly unusual relative to  … [...]