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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - ECONOMY

    Why economic stimulus no longer works for China

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 10:42am by Derek Scissors

    ... those who see mainland economic policy as merely being "fine-tuned" and those who see active stimulus. The debate is misguided: the level of stimulus may be relevant to the current ... firms have become accustomed to an endless amount of credit. The debate of fine-tuning versus active stimulus is a debate over how fast the water is coming out of the hose. It does not matter ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance - ECONOMY

    French economist's long-forgotten demand theory gets its due after new US policy

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 01:20pm by STEVE HANKE

    ... attention – the Conference Board’s index of leading indicators for the US economy is predominantly made up of supply-side indicators. But, when it comes to the public and the debate about public ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Impact from cutting number of mainland tourists ‘only short term’, says think tank

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 07:18pm by Johnny Tam

    ... putting an ever-greater strain on the city. The debate about reducing mainland visitors has drawn fire from the business sector, with some saying any reduction would harm the city's economy. ...

  4. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    BOJ mulls big balance sheet after CPI target

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 05:57am by Bloomberg

    ... reaching its inflation goal, it would need to avoid creating the impression it was financing government spending, the people said. Any extension of the purchases would come only after a debate ...

  5. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Small firms to feel pinch from Japan's tax cut plan

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 04:00am by Bloomberg

    ... and not just debate the tax rate level," said Hiroko Ota, who heads the corporate tax subcommittee. "We have the best opportunity now to discuss how corporate taxes should be in the era ...

  6. News - World - ECONOMY

    US debates minting US$1tr coin to help pay off its debt

    Posted Jan 10th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Washington Platinum coin and constitutional change mooted as showdown nears in dispute over debt ceiling US$1tr coin gains a bit of currency in debate on debt The looming ... or invoking a constitutional amendment to pay the bills- part of the political debate. So far, the Obama administration is not participating. The proposal for the Treasury Department to mint ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    John Tsang moves the pillars on economic debate

    Posted Jan 07th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com John Tsang gets creative on pillar talk The debate over Hong Kong's economic focus continued yesterday as the man who started it weighed back in on his blog yesterday with a new argument. This time the creative sector was touted as one of the next great hopes for Hong Kong by Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah. In his blog last month, he ...

  8. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Obama’s claim US tops China as No 1 investment destination questioned

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 12:41pm by Denise Tsang

    ... Americans' concerns in the past couple of years that "China is eating America's lunch", but it triggered a fierce debate. RBS economist Louis Kuijs said despite the fact ...

  9. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Reforms seen as key focus but growth safeguarded

    Posted Dec 23rd 2013, 04:47am by Langi Chiang

    ... guidelines to keep the overall sector healthy and steady. Liu declined to provide any timetable for a widening of the much-debated property tax, which has been on trial in Shanghai and Chongqing ...

  10. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Australia holds rate amid revival in home market

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... capital cities rose 1.6 per cent last month from August to reach a record, according to property consultant RP Data. Sales at auctions have also been near historic highs, prompting much debate ...




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