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Tag:[inflation], sort:[descending], entries found:[15]

Where's the next obfuscated meltdown coming from?

⊰ 2022-10-03 by ShaunO ⊱

So [this](https://www.abc.net.au/news/2022-10-01/david-taylor-global-financial-crisis-2/101492384) is interesting. Albeit over-stated and under-evidenced. But it makes sense that with everything ec...

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The world is on the brink of another financial crisis, and the next few weeks are key

Yay! You Lose

⊰ 2022-09-30 by ShaunO ⊱

Yeah all great news.. not.. The thrust [here](https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2022-09-29/australia-s-policy-downshift-hindered-by-global-tightening-wave?sref=QlpF64WK) is the RBA knows that...

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Australia’s Policy Downshift Hindered by Global Tightening Wave

Leopard changing its spots?

⊰ 2022-08-23 by ShaunO ⊱

I like Gordon Brown, I think he's probably smart, genuine, and honest. But I can't help thinking when I see him 'don his socialist suit' like he is in [this article](https://www.theguardian.com/com...

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We must tax profits now, freeze energy price rises - and if necessary bring suppliers into the public sector | Gordon Brown

Correlations pivot around Oil

⊰ 2022-08-20 by ShaunO ⊱

[John](https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/authors/AT2bBytfUHQ/john-authers?sref=QlpF64WK) has another novel outlook in [this article](https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/) where he ruminates th...

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‘The Godfather’ Insight onWhat’s Driving Markets

Economics:  off to the race course

⊰ 2022-08-20 by ShaunO ⊱

In the modern western world we have a paradox in how we talk about economics. In one version it's 'hand-wringing' on the importance of growth in economies to the nation. Whilst at the other end of th...

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Economists tip interest rates to peak at 3.1pc

Markets Game

⊰ 2022-08-19 by ShaunO ⊱

A lot of 'jaw-boning' that we're at a 'pivot point' again. Why? argument goes either: 1) it's the start of a 'new bull run' (after June22 lows, strong employment, FED won't hike as strongly as anti...

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get your TL;DR here

⊰ 2022-08-18 by ShaunO ⊱

let me a do the TL;DR (too long; didn't read) summary on [this article](https://www.abc.net.au/news/2022-08-18/economists-say-rba-should-have-raised-cash-rate-target-sooner/101343618) for you.. "Eco...

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Did the RBA get its interest rate strategy all wrong?

US Dollar Everywhere

⊰ 2022-08-14 by ShaunO ⊱

Yep, what's nuts is it's a zero sum game. Ultimately as Adam Tooze [points out](https://www.inkl.com/newsletters/morning-edition/news/the-world-is-seeing-how-the-dollar-really-works?utm_campaign=2022...

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The World Is Seeing How the Dollar Really Works

Business don't need evidence

⊰ 2022-08-08 by ShaunO ⊱

So, [here's more](https://www.abc.net.au/news/2022-08-08/new-zealand-wages-soar-will-australia-workers-get-a-bump/101306138) 'hand-wringing' on wages. All sorts of sensible, believable, assertions ma...

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We understand 'supply and demand'. So in a labour shortage, why aren't wages going up?

"Oh oops, sorry, we've destroyed the world economy again.."

⊰ 2022-08-01 by ShaunO ⊱

[Mea Culpa by everyone](https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2022-07-31/central-banks-believed-too-much-in-their-inflation-fighting-powers-we-let-them?sref=QlpF64WK)? The asinine regurgitation...

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How central bank mistakes after 2019 led to inflation

Squeeze 'em till their "pips squeak"

⊰ 2022-07-27 by ShaunO ⊱

So, as usual, the IMF's advice to 'policy makers' now is to up, and up, interest rates until the "people's pips squeak" and inflation comes down.. You see it's not rocket science how this works - wh...

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IMF downgrades 'gloomy' economy as inflation and rate jitters continue, but ASX trades up

Stagflation as strategy

⊰ 2022-07-22 by ShaunO ⊱

ooh yeah, it's now becoming clear (well to me at least, and I know.. like, who cares? 😛) that interest rate hikes have another agenda.. Inflation's high sure, and interest rates need to be 'norma...

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What's the Point of Hiking When Recession Looms?

Looking for the villian..

⊰ 2022-07-09 by ShaunO ⊱

>"Aussie consumers are now being hammered by the fastest interest rate increases in a quarter of a century that are crushing disposable incomes; a massive reduction in real wage growth as a result o...

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How the RBA duped Aussie households

"Elite safe-seaters choir of moaning"'

⊰ 2022-07-06 by ShaunO ⊱

Albanese needs to quickly learn to *not to respond* to 'click bait' from the opposition. Alan Tudge's whine on Monday, followed by Littleproud's, and then Taylor's, completed the trio of the LNP's "...

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Anthony Albanese defends overseas trip after Coalition criticises him for being away during NSW floods

'Stop spending so much if you want lower rates'

⊰ 2022-07-05 by ShaunO ⊱

Of course that's what needs to happen, and will happen - it's just unsaid. Inflation presently is generally accepted (not universally though) to be a supply side, or external factor, problem. The a...

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Stop spending so much if you want lower rates

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