September 29th, 2008

Mr. Twister

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``Some of it may be regulation, some of it may be, and this would be something not popular to say if I were an American politician, mortgage interest deductibility,'' Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper Harper said. ``There is an inherent bias in the tax code for people over-leveraging.'' U.S. taxpayers are allowed to deduct the interest on their home mortgages, something not permitted in Canada.
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Mr. Twister

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The American people rejected this bailout and now Congress did likewise," said Republican Representative Mike Pence of Indiana. Интересно, надолго ли -- часа на два?
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К необходимости национализации

WP -- Many smaller banks said they were actually benefiting from the problems on Wall Street. Deposits are flowing in as customers flee riskier investments, and well-qualified borrowers are lining up for loans.

Dunkelberg, a professor of economics at Temple University and chief economist for the National Federation of Independent Business, added that a recent survey of that group’s members found that only 2 percent said getting a bank loan was the great challenge facing their businesses.
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