Monthly Archives: March 2012

Keep a close eye on China!

Any pressure on income and living conditions in China can soon turn into social unrest which might then trigger an implosion of the entire political system there. Continue reading

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The troika doesn’t seem to get the mix right

It isn’t austerity that is the problem in Greece. It is the mix of measures whereby the troika wants to reach its goals in Greece that is the problem. Continue reading

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