Letters of the Week

Treasury forecasts, GFC II, and the money printing game.

In Alan Kohler’s last weekend briefing, Kohler's Week: Yield, Dow 15,000, The Dollar, Budget Preview, he had a go at treasury forecasts. I think we need more of this. I would like to know who in Treasury comes up with these forecasts and how they get them so wrong. I really believe that I could do better with my calculator and a visit to the supermarket. 

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There are many opinions about the world economy and whether or not bubbles are appearing. It seems to me that the whole process is being manipulated by the same so-called “analysts” who got it wrong last time.

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