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The Ultimate Stress Test

April 20, 2013 in Economics

By Mark Thornton

Peter Schiff makes a few calculations on Japan’s anti-deflation campaign.

In the years following the global financial crisis, economists and investors have gotten very comfortable with very high, and seemingly persistent, government debt. The nonchalance may be underpinned by the assumption that globally significant countries that can print their own currencies can’t get trapped in a sovereign debt crisis. However, it now appears that Japan is preparing to put this confidence to the ultimate stress test.

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