• Steve H. Hanke
    05/04/2016 - 08:00
    Authored by Steve H. Hanke of The Johns Hopkins University. Follow him on Twitter @Steve_Hanke. A few weeks ago, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) sprang a surprise. It announced that a...

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Tue, 12/07/2010 - 09:12 | 785041 papaswamp
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In the US...please also take a moment to remember those that died at Pearl Harbor 68 yrs ago today.


Tue, 12/07/2010 - 09:14 | 785045 TheSettler
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Tue, 12/07/2010 - 09:18 | 785054 papaswamp
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That captcha math fucks with me every time

Tue, 12/07/2010 - 09:26 | 785071 viator
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It looks like some kind of haircut is inevitable in Europe. I have not seen much written on how deflationary this will be. Won't haircuts in Europe fly directly in the face of various QE efforts to inflate? The losses involved in haircuts would be anywhere from hundreds of billions to upwards of a trillion euros (etc.). Maybe more. That seems pretty deflationary. Has anyone seen any analysis of this?

Tue, 12/07/2010 - 10:12 | 785216 99er
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Some beautiful butterflies can bite like a bear.


Good luck, folks!

Tue, 12/07/2010 - 10:29 | 785272 Bob
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The Ireland story:

“Failure to pass a budget would lead to further economic failure,” Mr Lowry said last night. “If our Government and political leaders renege on a vital condition of our agreement with the EU/IMF we will suffer irreparable reputational damage. Such an abdication of governance would attract ridicule and scorn throughout Europe and the international financial markets.


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