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Is Deflation Caused by Tax Hikes?

January 14th, 2015 · No Comments

  • Japan’s tax hike, just as in 1997, again sunk the economy, at least temporarily.
  • However, some argue that it’s also responsible for the Japanese deflation, which is a rather odd position to take.
  • We would lay off buying Japanese shares for now, until the economic picture improves and/or the yen resumes its fall.

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