Apologies for thin links, still traveling….
Ben Goldacre, Guardian (hat tip reader John M)
Guardian (hat tip reader John M)
The Big Picture (hat tip reader Francois T)
Mark Thoma CBS MoneyWatch (hat tip reader Francois T)
Bloomberg. Tim Duy, who pointed out this story, notes, “I see the evolving conflict between China and Japan as a very significant story. It is absolutely classic – Japanese policymakers never realized the tide could turn against them.”
Bloomberg. The article curiously fails to mention that the yuan has actually FALLEN on a trade-weighted basis its widely ballyhooed announcement that is was going to have a more market-based currency policy….maybe…someday.
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