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BOJ's Sato warns euro area of Japan-style deflation risk

The euro area may face a prolonged period of disinflation that risks harming long-term price expectations, a Bank of Japan policymaker said, warning that the region should not take lightly the potential danger of slipping into [...]

Aging America heading for disaster | New York Post

Fewer Americas were being born, points out Harry S. Dent Jr. in “The Demographic Cliff: How to Survive and Prosper During the Great Deflation of 2014-2019” (Portfolio). Following the Baby Boom, which peaked in … Dent, a business consultant, stock-market prognosticator and author who says now is the time to sell stocks, has plucked an old argument off the dusty shelves of 1980s political rhetoric (“We're nothing like Japan ! And that's horrible!”) and given it a new  … [...]

Japan's Abenomics Performs Well | ????????? Daily News …

Named after Shinzo Abe, Abenomics is a three-point strategy aimed to help recover Japan's economic competitiveness and to spur the country's growth after 15 years of deflation . These three points are the following:  … [...]

Japan out of deflation now, no guarantee it won't return: economy …

Japan appears to have escaped deflation for now, Economics Minister Akira Amari said on Tuesday, but warned that the risk of it returning cannot be ruled out as policy makers continue their efforts to foster sustainable [...]

BOJ chief sees price rises breaking 'deflation equilibrium' – Chicago …

TOKYO (Reuters) – Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said consumer inflation will exceed 1 percent in the first half of next year and help the central bank achieve its goal of changing [...]

Japan approves record budget and drops 'deflation' from key …

The Japanese cupboard approved a file substantial spending budget for the subsequent financial year on Tuesday as component of the primary [...]

Japan Drops "Deflation" From Economic View As Prices Pick Up

Japan dropped the term ” deflation ” in describing its economy for the first time in four years amid signs of consumer prices picking up, an indication the government has made progress in its battle with 15 years of grinding price  … [...]

Japan consumer prices rise, raising hope for end of deflation …

Japan's inflation rate edged further up in September, raising hopes within the government it is winning its war on decades of falling prices. But economists warn the figures are still too weak to call out a [...]

Japan says winning war on deflation – Rappler

A key inflation indicator touches a 5-year high as proof its 'Abenomics' growth blitz was winning the war on falling [...]

The access-to-information system is busting: information czar …

The access-to-information system is busting: information czar. By Amy Minsky Global News. Play Video … get a response from the national police force when it went looking for answers. Finally, Legault points to a phenomenon she says has slowly deflated the worth of Canada's access laws—a list of exemptions that has doubled since the Access to Information Act came into force. The law provides for certain pieces of federal legislation to be exempted from disclosure;  … [...]