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Cracks Forming In Housing Bubble II (But This Time It’s Different)

from Testosterone Pit.com:

If the world has learned anything at all since the financial crisis – other than that crimes at the highest levels of finance aren’t actually crimes – it is that heroic money printing and a relentless zero-interest-rate policy by central banks re-inflate asset prices, no matter what the assets are, until they form new bubbles … and a whole new body of rhetoric about why, this time, it’s different. 53 more words

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Japanese Warriors in Bleak Economic Times

A quarterly survey by the Bank of Japan indicates pessimism over the Japanese economy among the country’s big manufacturers.  With the quarterly “Tanken” index being released on 1 October 2012, it revealed a minus 3 lower again from the previous quarter’s minus 1. 727 more words

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BANK OF JAPAN EXPANDS ASSET PURCASING PROGRAM BY JPY 10 t ON SLOWDOWN

The Bank of Japan increased its asset purchasing program byJPY 10 t (USD 123 b) to stimulate the slowing economy. The BOJ’s fund through which it conducts it asset purchase program was at JPY 40 t and extended the maturity on government bond purchases program to three years from two earlier. 11 more words

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