String of Signs

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Wikileaks.

In Uncategorized on December 1, 2010 at 5:20 am

Secretary of Defense Robert Gates reaction.

On Julian Assange

By Julian Assange

Anti:

http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2010/12/shield/

Pro:

china, reserve raise.

In Uncategorized on November 26, 2010 at 3:44 pm

http://ftalphaville.ft.com/blog/2010/11/26/417196/a-cash-crunch-in-china/

http://www.dailyreckoning.com.au/unsound-money-in-china/2010/11/25/

 

north korea, monetary policy

2009

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/north-koreans-dare-to-protest-as-devaluation-wipes-out-savings-1833156.html

 

Chinese reactions to North Korea Shelling

In Uncategorized on November 25, 2010 at 6:47 pm

I thought this comment at china smack was interesting.

“I think in the current situation of the Kim family completely siding/aligning with China, this instance of the northern bangzi artillery attack must’ve been been done with China being previously notified, and it is even possible that it was with China’s encouragement, the benefits being:

1. After America’s 600 billion quantitative easing, international hot money is eying China. If war happens on the Korean Peninsula, this hot money will think twice about entering China.

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Economic ergodicity links

In Uncategorized on November 22, 2010 at 3:59 am

for future ref.

papers.

pro

davidson 83.

and everything else in the journal of post Keynesian economics,

con, still looking.

Van Der Feltz 88

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Worthwhile Comments

In Uncategorized on November 21, 2010 at 7:52 pm

I left some comments on Nick Rowe’s blog, concerning rational expectations and Paul Davidson’s critique, of the non-ergodic nature of economics.   Which I think is a more profound criticism of modeling,  however growing impatient for a response, I got into it with Greg Ransom, who was claiming that he could state 5 true things that could not necessarily be mathematically tractable.  And I think I get that,  Godel’s incompleteness theorem and what not. But  I countered with, my pet post-modern information theory hybrid, and he immediately pointed out a gap in my knowledge.   Wittgenstein. Read the rest of this entry »