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Monthly Archives: January 2008

Why Japan doesn’t work

The Japanese like to joke that Japan is the only country where socialism worked. Like all good jokes there is an element of underlying truth. Since before the second world war, men in Japan have worked for one company for their entire careers. These men were called “salarymen”. Here is a look into the life of a salaryman: When introducing yourself in personal situations, […] Read the rest of this entry »

Money Market looks good now

Most of the soothsayers we’ve been reading about are saying there’s a slim chance for a recession this year. The consensus seems to be that the broad US market will return average /slightly below average returns. We do not agree – as you know from reading last month’s newsletter. At the risk of appearing like a hedge fund manager betting short, we are not […] Read the rest of this entry »