lundi 1 décembre 2014

Decrypting economics news language

What they say

What it means
Threat of the very nasty outright deflation ogre
Stable prices (around 0% inflation)
Price stability
Inflation (around 2%)
Healthy inflation
Inflation (i.e. loss of purchasing power - is it healthy ?)
Low demand growth
Lower demand
Robust growth
Some real growth obtained with a robust accumulation of debt (say, 4$ more debt for 1$ growth)

At some point I'll need to make a generator in the fashion of the Corporate Bullshit Generator...

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