Markets and Economy
We need to talk about deflation, again [Update] | FT Alphaville
5 Takeaways From World-Wide Manufacturing Reports - Five Things - WSJ
House building drives surge in UK construction activity | Business | theguardian.com
UK must be more alert to housing bubble risks - FT.com
Biggest Bank in Norway Dismisses Hard Landing in Housing Bet - Bloomberg
Norway Poised to Relax Rules to Fight House Price Deflation - Bloomberg
This will end badly. In Denmark, Iceland, Ireland, the Netherlands we also saw household debt to GDP over 200% and in each case, it ended in crisis and massive loss socialization.
Norway to Fight Record Household Debt Load as Government Formed - Bloomberg
Size Up the World, Find Danger in Norway - Barrons.com
Great interview, with ideas...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.