Post 200

A snapshot of what’s going on in the world’s economy.  Financial Ructions and book reviews can be a bit more technical so feel free to skip them.  See disclaimer at the end of this note.

Summary

More evidence that things are slowing in the US. Yet American tourists are flooding Europe. Meanwhile airfares on US domestic flights are falling. Oil prices are going higher. Continued trouble with the China economy. German recession continues. Financial Ructions: Commercial Real Estate problems; Alarming debt stats. Another chapter review from The Mystery of Banking.