Tag Archives: Euro

The Denominator Matters: Debt to GDP in Europe

A striking chart from the Economist.  

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2 Quick Takes on International Stories in the WSJ

1. Global Currency Tensions Rise Abe says Japan must defend “itself against attempts by other governments to devalue their currencies by ensuring the yen weakens as well.” I’m curious to see if the combination of these pressures in the US, … Continue reading

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Intrade showing skyrocketing likelihood of a Euro Departure

Any country currently using the Euro to announce intention to drop it before midnight ET 31 Dec 2012.

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Obama’s Electoral Cushion

Based on a literal interpretation of recent state polls from realclearpolitics, Obama would win the election with 294 electoral votes. His lead could sustain a ~3-4 point across the board hit. Add this to the growing list of reasons why Eurozone … Continue reading

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