<p>I hate to say it, but those words spilled from the lips of my lunching companion, the brilliant Stephen Lewis from Monument securities, and frankly I agree.</p>
<p>If you listen to Timothy Geithner or President Obama, “rebalancing” global growth is their cure for the financial and economic crisis. It is, in fact, the only proposed “reform” to the financial sector. But what do they mean by it?</p>
<p>My Labrador, Lucky, is unhappy! He keeps giving me funny looks. It all started when we were watching the news, and Gordon Brown announced that to reduce the country’s gaping budget deficit he would sell state assets.</p>
Hurrah! The Nobel prize for economics has just been awarded to a woman for the first time in its history.