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  1. ECB to flesh out asset-purchase plan it hopes will buoy euro zone

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    Wed, 1 Oct 2014

    FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The European Central Bank will present details on Thursday of a new asset-buying plan with which it hopes to revive the flagging euro zone economy and see off the specter of deflation .

  2. PIMCO Cyclical Outlook for Europe: Is ‘Whatever It Takes’ Still Enough for Europe’s Recovery?

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    Wed, 1 Oct 2014

    raising the prospect of a slide into deflation . At a minimum, with inflation so far below the ECB’s close-to ..... risks of a full-blown and destabilising deflation will increase. Q: What is your outlook on the UK economy ..... event of a collapse into Japanese-style deflation that would move the yield curve down

  3. PIMCO Cyclical Outlook for Asia: Slower Growth in China and Japan Pressures the Region

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    Wed, 1 Oct 2014

    at this early stage of reflation simply shows Japan’s structural limitations on fiscal policy. Japan aims to both end deflation and address fiscal consolidation at the same time. Neither is easy by itself, and achieving both is even more challenging

  4. Price Deflation in the U.K. Grocery Market Weighs on Sainsbury’s 2Q Sales; Price War Could Continue

    Commentary

    Wed, 1 Oct 2014

    Intense competition, which weighed on Sainsbury’s sales during the second quarter, continues to support our no-moat ratings for Tesco, Sainsbury, and Wm Morrison. Sainsbury’s like-for-like sales, excluding fuel, were down 2.8% during the quarter and 2.1% for the first half of the year, as the ...

  5. Eurozone’s Drop in Inflation Carries More Fears of Another Recession

    Commentary

    Tue, 30 Sep 2014

    is at a five-year low, leading many economists to warn that the eurozone economy is in danger of officially tipping into deflation . The figures came two days before the European Central Bank is scheduled to discuss monetary policy, and they are sure to

  6. Debt: Still An Issue

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    Tue, 30 Sep 2014

    debt high, and rising, but slowing nominal GDP (coming from both slower real economic growth and disinflation or possible deflation ) is raising the total burden of world debt, public and private. Total debt in the world "has risen from 160 percent of

  7. Awakening Japan Inc.

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    Mon, 29 Sep 2014

    arrows” of Abenomics—ultra–easy monetary and expansionary fiscal policies—have made progress in ending deflation and “importing” inflation into the economy, investors have shifted their attention to the so-called third arrow

  8. Abenomics 2.0

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    Mon, 29 Sep 2014

    per hour, remains far lower than the U.S., as highlighted in the chart below. Why? Pretty simple: over a decade of deflation caused by oversupply. There are many sectors of Japan Inc. that remain simply too fragmented and companies have little or

  9. UPDATE 1-Swiss central bank does not rule out negative interest rates - Jordan

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    Mon, 29 Sep 2014

    GENEVA, Sept 29 (Reuters) - The Swiss National Bank does not rule out the use of negative interest rates to defend its cap on the Swiss franc and ward off deflation , Chairman Thomas Jordan said on...

  10. Economic Outlook: 2015 Could Bring More of the Same

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    Mon, 29 Sep 2014

    issue is afflicting more than the U.S. Japan went through the process first, and it hasn't been a pretty picture, with deflation and limited economic growth over a decade or more. Poor government and central bank policies as well as tight immigration

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