Links November 24: Contagion!

Yields up in Spain, Portugal, Greece, Ireland
Euro and risk currencies smashed. $US up. Barchart
Metals trimmed. Barchart
The Irish rebellion. FT
Ireland’s TARP. Money Game
Ireland’s mistakes. FT
IMF: Ireland must deflate internally. IT
What Ireland should do instead: default. Guardian, Bloomberg, NYT, WSJ
yuan trades against ruble. China Daily
US housing still stuffed. Calculated Risk
Block busted. SMH
Miracle commodity up again. Bloomberg
Indian ore exports collapse. Steel Orbis

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  1. David Llewellyn-Smith

    No, I long ago put N. Korean lunacy down to calculated sabre-rattling.

    Unless there is some dramatic snew hift in their behaviour, this looks like more of the same…