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Beyond “the holy grail” – a quick look at the (New Zealand) Economic Development Indicators 2007 report.

The (New Zealand) Economic Development Indicators 2007 Report was released recently (link is for the summary document).

Sadly, in addressing the report, Government Minister Pete Hodgson, the New Zealand Herald, and the Opposition National Party all seem to have bought into the “Keeping up with the Joneses” mentality rather than looking seriously at the underlying issues. Continue reading

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How Central Bankers Could Save the World

Economics, environment, and humour!

Chan Akya tells us how he really feels about Greens, Central Bankers, and the U.S. Administration, and makes some good points.

At AsiaTimes Online “How Central Bankers Could Save the World”: http://www.atimes.com/atimes/Global_Economy/IL08Dj02.html

(New link too long for WordPress link funtion, apparently)

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