Klaus Kastner’s “observing greece blog” has interesting background info on Pireus bank, raising a few more questions. Also read the comments to my Pireus bank blog post, where I exchange views with Klaus. I will try to get my hand on one of those Cypriot banks, as soon as I have time, to see whether this “negative goodwill” is indeed warranted…
Wonderful book review by the rationaloptimist, I have already ordered a copy!
One of my favorite blogger’s reading list. Very interesting.
Although not an economist, Dalrymple skilfully dissects Krugman. I wish I could write like him….
Kyle Bass’s dire views on Asia. I fully agree with him that people underestimate China’s vulnerability. (Disclosure: short CNY and AUD)