Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Low Yields Echo Pimco's New Normal

Bond Bubble Dismissed as Low Yields Echo Pimco's New Normal
San Francisco Chronicle
(Updates Treasury yield in 11th paragraph.) June 11 (Bloomberg) -- Mohamed El-Erian knows why bond markets from the US to Germany to Brazil, where yields have dropped to record lows even though debt has ballooned to more than $40 trillion worldwide, ...

Pre 2003 growth rates to be new normal for Indian economy: Ruchir Sharma ...
Times of India
In an interview with ET, the author of the bestseller 'Breakout Nations' said pre-2003 growth rates are the 'new normal' for India unless the government carries forward the key economic reforms. Excerpts: There is a lot of gloom and doom talk about ...

Technology: IPv6 is the New Normal
Formtek Blog (blog)
IPv6 is the new normal.” The transition to IPv6 has begun. Zhang Xiaoqiang, China's Deputy Director of the National Development and Reform Commission, said that “By the end of 2015, the overall system will be established, so that IPv4 can be smoothly ...

The Kingdom of Howevers
BusinessWeek (blog)
See, The Twitter Vigilantes on how the new normal in information flow has destroyed political and financial process. As I tried, Saturday, to discern (guess?) the next ten days, there was terrific analysis and insight (thanks @lindayueh .) ...

IPv6 is ready for business
Consumer Tech
Tech4Biz | 11 Jun 2012 : IPv6 is the new normal for the Internet, claimed the Internet Society (ISOC) as it summed up the early results of its World IPv6 Launch Day on June 6. World IPv6 Launch Day was a kick-off event for more than 60 access network ...

Lance Dickie: Money spent on infrastructure creates jobs now, invests in the ...
Modesto Bee
Prices are settling into a new normal. Defaults are easing and household debt is being paid down. A measure of financial sobriety returned. Job numbers are still scary. Unemployment nudged up in May, and hinted at a slowdown. But not without surprises, ...

The Book of Mormon - Broadway
Original, Tony-nominated star Andrew Rannells left the production following the performance on June 10 to star in the new NBC sitcom The New Normal. Rouleau and fellow replacement Jared Gertner made their debuts on the national stage on June 10th, ...

Prepare for a new normal
ICIS (subscription)
We are about to set out on a great journey as the New Normal of sustained lower economic growth develops. There is no going back. In the 12th and final chapter of our ICIS/International eChem ebook, Boom, Gloom and the New Normal, we provide our view ...

Indian IT services industry is at a crossroads: Vineet Nayar, HCL Tech CEO
Times of India
Why should budgets in the new-normal market increase every year. I don't understand. It has to go down. Whatever you are doing for the customer should cost them less the next year. When Cognizant lowered its guidance, the market said it has to be an ...

Channel Canada at the 2012 Canadian Upfronts
Channel Canada
Their new lineup was, in my very subjective opinion, perhaps the weakest, lining up Anger Management, The New Normal, Emily Owens MD, Arrow, Nashville, The Neighbors, Saving Hope, and The Mob Doctor, though some of them have the potential for huge ...
Channel Canada

What bond bubble?
National Post
The slowdown matches the prediction by El-Erian of Pimco in 2009 for a “new normal” in global economies characterized by a slower pace of expansion, higher unemployment and a greater role for governments in private markets following the worst financial ...

National Post

Don't Count India Out Just Yet
New York Times (blog)
Representative of the zeitgeist is a recent blog post by Shanmuganathan Nagasundaram, an economist and investment adviser, who argues that 5 percent growth is the “new normal.” He bases this gloomy assessment on projections for the major sectoral ...

New York Times (blog)

Views | Financial crisis, linguistic innovation
The economic recovery in 2009 was timid, leading to all sorts of questions about a “new normal”. But policy makers were soon accused of trying to paper over the cracks rather than trying to set right the structural flaws in their economies; ...

GCC banking sector sees slow, cautious return to profits
CPI Financial
For the rest of the GCC, a “new normal” of mid to high single digit growth is being registered. Provisioning came down by two per cent in 2011 and are expected to reduce further in 2012 as a consequence of abundant provisions built up in 2009 & 2010.

The Breakfast Meeting: Spinning in Syria, and a 'No Fuss' Coming Out for Gay Actor
New York Times (blog)
Jim Parsons, the star of the CBS hit comedy “The Big Bang Theory,” discussed being gay in such a “no-fuss manner” during an interview with Patrick Healy, Mr. Healy writes, that he “demonstrated how, for some gay stars, a new normal exists that avoids ...

Dinner with Friends a hit, close to home
Charleston City Paper
Two couples, long-time friends, wrestle with the new normal when a divorce threatens to break up the group. That divorce is a shocker but one of Dinner's themes is that no one outside a relationship and looking in has a clue what's going on beneath ...

Something Missing? Death of Education, Death of Normal, Wrecking Ball Democracy
Dissident Voice
So while behavioral modification and social engineering and political correctness may be chilling in this day and age of shifting baselines, where $10 an hour, 10 hours a day, at 70 hours a week is the new normal, the new okay, and in a time when we ...

Fundraising a huge obstacle for documakers
John Block, who made "Different Is the New Normal" -- a WNET presentation that aired on PBS stations last month -- was approached by WNET president Neal Shapiro about using footage shot by a family about their child with Tourette syndrome.


4 ways to avoid your own retirement crisis
Maybe you're not keen on the new normal for retirement, which for some means not retiring at all. But there is a middle road: Work just two more years than planned. Consider two hypothetical people, each with $1 million in savings.

First Sex, Now Wine
Palm Beach
The Vin d'Amour wines (Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon and Zinfandel) are made from California grapes and contain 6% alcohol, compared to the 14-15% that has become the new normal in the Golden State. They're being described in press releases as “wine ...

Shipping Industry Going Through Rough Seas
... shipping trade with the weak demand for shipping and freight services having a stagnating effect in established markets, but no change in reliability, he said, adding that reliability will become increasingly important in the "new normal" times.


Are You a Good Speller? [AUDIO]
New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
He says assuming bad grammar and spelling mistakes are the new normal can impede your school or career progress. “We don't use our minds as well as we used to. That's not to say that all of these technology advances are bad, it's just a matter of how ...

Milestone celebrations leave big hole in wallet
The Dominion Post
But it did dawn on me that this was the new normal for the thirty-something age group. A whole industry had sprung up around those with money, friends and a burning desire for fun. It now needs constant funding - as one weekend ends another is planned.

The Dominion Post

Commodities Super-Cycle's End: Not As It Was In The Past
... higher cost of production for many commodities means that a return to prices in the early part of the last decade would be unsustainable, so current prices — where most producers for most products turn a modest profit — could become the new normal.

Honour overshadows 'haggling' over NATO supply routes: NYT
“The real danger is that this could become the new normal for an extended number of years,” the senior American official said. “And we have to get past that.” Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Nato Supply Reuters.


The Subscription Model's Role in the Economy
Enterprise Irregulars
The tipping point comes when enough people realize that subscriptions are the new normal and that the higher margins of outright purchases may not be coming back. In spite of all this, subscriptions are making progress as an alternative business model.

Enterprise Irregulars

NJ Community Colleges Surviving, Thanks to Enrollment Spike ...
By Dino Flammia
In 2010, the state's 19 community colleges came together to form a solution to get around the “new normal” – remaining sustainable for future generations of students, while relying less on public sources. Still in development is the Big Ideas ...
New Jersey 101.5

Democracy Corps » Shifting the Economic Narrative
By admin
They know we are in a new normal where life is a struggle – and convincing them that things are good enough for those who have found jobs is a fool's errand. They want to know the plans for making things better in a serious way – not just ...
Democracy Corps

Doing fine: Sales growth at U.S. companies falls to lowest point ...
By James Pethokoukis
Americans must not permit their expectation to be redefined downward to expect 2% growth as “trend growth” and the New Normal from here on out. print this page. Email to Author | Permalink | Comments (0) Categories: U.S. Economy | Tags: ...
The Enterprise Blog

Mike Klonsky's SmallTalk Blog: WEEKEND QUOTABLES
By Mike Klonsky
It's the New Normal. Don't accept it. Don't avert your eyes. It's not supposed to be this way. Schools need a stable staff. Schools need continuity. Schools need to be caring and supportive communities. Schools need to be learning ...
Mike Klonsky's SmallTalk Blog

Dataquest : Interview : 'We cannot chase a business merely because ...
The leaders and veterans found the rules of the game changing and boom time became past glory as they struggled to make ends meet in the 'new normal'. Of the many companies that went to the brink in the mid-2000 times LSI was one, and ...

China trade data in surprise sign of strength | Wadsam
By wadsam
“That will feed through into imports over the next few months, so this is likely to be a bit of an aberration rather than a new normal”. 'Extremely concerned'. He warned against reading too much into the monthly trade data, especially since other ...

One Artsy Mama: Flower Clip Card
By Amy
Well, as I was thinking about them, I remembered how when Little Crafter was first born, we had a huge outpouring of cards, gifts, visits, meals...then it kind of slowed down as we settled into the "new normal" as a family of three. I wanted to do ...
One Artsy Mama

Cisco and EMC Deliver Premier Infrastructure Solution Running ...
By Jose Ricardo
We are excited to be a key part of this inflection point in the industry with 'in-memory' computing on EMC Cisco infrastructure establishing a new normal for time-to-information and making real-time business decisions.' David Yen, Senior Vice ...
Tech 4 Business

Interior Design @ NeoCon 2012 | Monday Event Reminders
By Interior Design Staff
Interior Architecture: What's the New Normal Monday, June 11, 2012 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.. Holiday Inn Mart Plaza, Steamboat Room, Presented by AIA Interior Architecture Knowledge Community. The Power of Sustainable Wallcovering Monday ...
Interior Design @ NeoCon 2012

India might be first BRIC to lose investment rating « Mostly Economics
By Amol Agrawal
Jim O Neil, its creator feels time not yet over for BRIC but thinks India the most disappointing.. Ruchir Sharma feels BRIC was just a clever marketing construct. Has recently added, pre 2003 of 5-6% growth will be the new normal for India…
Mostly Economics

Is asking for food help 'the new normal?' | FLORIDA TODAY ...
The needs of Brevard County's hungry is not letting up even though some parts of the economy are seeing growth. Instead, groups are focusing on new ...

Austerity:The new normal?? |
Austerity:The new normal?? Posted on June 6, 2012 by Evan Moore. Mayor Rahm Emanuel ...

How Verizon Wireless is Enabling the New Normal.mp4 - YouTube
Learn more about the New Normal for mobile communications:http://cs.co/ NwNrml Subscribe ...

a new normal « Mama the Reader
Everyone talks about life after baby in the sense that things will return to normal. Or a new normal, as people like to say. Norah is 17 days old as I write this, and ...

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