Why deflation can be good for the world

February 15, 2010 at 11:23 am Leave a comment

This is an excellent article written by Edward Gottesman about the benefits of mild deflation if executed in the proper manner.

In general, savers will benefit and put their savings to work to productive investments which generate further income to pay down debts, creating jobs in the process. A virtuous cycle indeed.

He quotes USA in the 19th century as an example. To read more, goto
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/52cddeb6-199b-11df-af3e-00144feab49a.html

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We are forever blowing bubbles The fault, dear Brutus, lies not in ourselves, but in our system ?

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