Roland Stephen

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    Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

    Lack of blogging has been due to a busy period in which I accepted a job offer and completed some project work for IEI. But it was also due to the fact that Network Solutions crashed and lost all my content back to early August. There is really only one expectation you have from a [...]

    Stadtluft Macht Frei

    Monday, December 20th, 2010

    Housing has been central to the causes of the great disruption, and to the difficulty we have had recovering from it. The good news is that, while there is some continuing disagreement, it may be that we have hit bottom on house prices and residential construction, which bodes well for macroeconomic performance in 2011.