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Econintersect has changed the feed URL tohttp://feeds.feedburner.com/GlobalEconomicIntersection. Please bookmark and visit our new analysis blog at http://econintersect.com/a/blogs/blog1.php. Here is what we posted today in analysis: Analysis Blog Durable Goods Mixed in February 2014 Eccles, Conant, Foster, Hobson and Mandeville for the 21st Century EU’s Latest Nail In Its Own Coffin

Why Hasn’t Japan’s Massive Government Debt Wreaked Havoc (Yet)?

by Charles Yuji Horioka, Takaaki Nomoto and Akiko Terada-Hagiwara Originally posted in Voxeu.org 21 January 2014 Japan’s sovereign debt-to-GDP ratio is higher than any country in Europe and more than twice the OECD average. This column explains why Japan’s massive government debt did not wreak havoc in the past. Robust domestic saving and a temporary …

How America’s Short Sightedness Hampers Long-Term Growth!

Four Graphs Showing A Nation in Decline, an Unnecessary and Easily Fixed Decline. by Fabius Maximus, FabiusMaximus.com Summary: We mock China for their over investment in infrastructure. Gleaming new factories, high-speed trains, subways. Foolish ants. Exceptional America does it better. As a third in this series, we look at some pictures of how much America …

Terminal Velocity (28) “Disintermediated”

Written by Adam Whitehead, KeySignals.com Terminal Velocity (27) “Held Hostage By a Fortune” explained how President Obama had turned the Republican soldiers of fortune from hostage takers to hostages. Then the President emerged from captivity to signal that the Debt Ceiling can of worms had been kicked down the road. By employing accounting sophistry the …