The comment stream
After all, why buy something now if you know that it will be cheaper and you can buy more of it in future?...Stephen Hulme When prices goes bad
Inflation, mild or otherwise, just allows those that print money (out of thin air) and those that get the...Factboy When prices goes bad
A note to those who cannot see the writing, writ large. Deflation is only a problem, when you owe money, like...Alter Ego When prices goes bad
Unfortunately, if you want an active domestic economy with more money going to public institutions, hospitals...MortgageBelt When prices goes bad
Don't worry about no inflation. Some people are doing their damndest to reverse the trend. A couple of...Alter Ego When prices goes bad
Deflation is far worse than infation. One of the best ways to keep deflation in check is to keep house prices...BigDaddy When prices goes bad
MortgageBelt Spending – sustainable or not?
To have an active economy, you need a mild level of inflation. The is no urgency for consumers to buy now if...MortgageBelt When prices goes bad
MikeM, agreed. The GFC had nothing to do with NZ recession. Our economy was brought to its knees when...Zanyzane Spending – sustainable or not?
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Boatman Labour pushes bill curbing offshore house buyers
ostrich Govt pumps more money into Hobsonville
kin Asset sales to net $4.6-$5 bln
Machiavelli New house listings drop 10.6%
MikeM Record milk production 'odds-on'
spottie RBNZ's mission unwinnable
Stephen Hulme Kiwis' debt still steadily rising
Simon High LVR lending halves in just 1 month
kaper LVRs creating 'dangerous situation'
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The news stream
- Labour pushes bill curbing offshore house buyers 165
- Govt pumps more money into Hobsonville 55
- RBNZ projections 'surprised public' 25
- Friday's guest Top 10 at 10 22
- NZ 'as politically risky as Pakistan' 21
- 90 seconds at 9 am: Stronger US growth 13
- 'The only way around LVR rules is to involve parents' 12
- LVR's 'unfair on rest of country' 11
- Readers say 'yes' to asset sales 9
- When prices goes bad 7