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Did This Straw Break the Finance Sector’s Back?

Did This Straw Break the Finance Sector’s Back?

The world’s financial markets are hurtling towards a new phase of crises ranging from currency, to balance of payments, to sovereign debt, to banking crises. The monetary tightening policies of the United States Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank will only precipitate crises in emerging markets as well as peripheral eurozone economies, which will have global repercussions.

I will define the straw and start withquoting from my July 2017 H TParekh Finance Column titled “Debts ThatCannot Be Paid Will Not Be” (Öncü 2017).

With my June 2015 H T Parekh Finance Column article titled “When Will the Next Financial Crisis Start?” [Öncü 2015a] I initiated an investigation of the possibility of a new phase in the ongoing global financial crisis (GFC) that started in the summer of 2007.

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Updated On : 25th Jun, 2018

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