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China Facing Full-Blown Banking Crisis, World's Top Financial Watchdog Warns

China has failed to curb excesses in its credit system and faces mounting risks of a full-blown banking crisis, according to early warning indicators released by the world’. 596 more words

Banking Crisis Soon in China? Warning Indicator for China Banking Stress Climbs to Record -- China has the indicators preceding most financial crises

China is sinking ever deeper into debt, and risks a major banking crisis Credit: SINA

By Ambrose Evans-Pritchard
The Telegraph
18 September 2016 • 11:00am… 1,332 more words

Further Pretensions of Knowledge

The Economist‘s second article in its series on “seminal economic ideas” is about Hyman Minsky’s theory that “booms sow the seeds of busts”:

Having grown up during the Depression, Minsky was minded to dwell on disaster.

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Stock-Flow Consistent Modeling

PK-SFC Modeling

  • Integration of Real and Financial sectors of economy.
  • Balance-sheet  accounting approach
  • Stock-flow consistent
  • Quadruple accounting

From  Post-Keynesian Stock-Flow Consistent Modeling: A Survey

PK-SFC models are a specific kind of Post-Keynesian macro model that follows distinctive accounting rules, ensuring the consistent integration of the stocks and flows of all the sectors of the economy.

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Monetary Economics

Film review: Boom Bust Boom

A pertinent reminder that financial crises tend to share similar features, yet we keep on repeating the mistakes of the past

A seemingly endless number of post-crisis studies have been released in recent years. 671 more words


Some New Lessons on Jobs from an Old Economist

Many economists do not write in a language which is easily understandable. While John Maynard Keynes was a terrific writer (he is possibly the only economist who actually came up with one-liners), his magnum opus… 1,045 more words


Why banks love lending to you and me, but hate lending to corporates

Regular readers of this column would know that I regularly refer to the sectoral deployment of credit data usually released by the Reserve Bank of India(RBI) at the end of every month. 830 more words