Comments on: Japan and the debt faith crisis Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:54:45 +0000 hourly 1 By: FBreughel1 Mon, 05 Dec 2011 18:11:07 +0000 Japans gross debt equals 205 % of GDP. The entire discussion on the EU, US and UK is on gross debt so let’s keep a level playing field. Besides, net debt means little if you have an aging population that wants to go on pension.

By: WeWereWallSt Mon, 05 Dec 2011 15:48:36 +0000 James, we’re shocked Japan’s had this long of a run. Try explaining to a class of MBA finance students why the yen is at 80 and interest rates are at 0.2% (no typo there).

As long as guys like these guys ( -Citizen-Problem.html
) are running Japan, they’re never going to get out of their rut.

If we were bettin’ men, we’d be bettin’ on Japan as the next dom.