The author has been described by News Ltd as an "iconoclast", "Svengali", a pollie's "economist muse", and "pungently accurate". Fairfax says he is a "Renaissance man" and "one of Australia’s most respected analysts." Stephen Koukoulas concludes that he is "85% right", and "would make a great Opposition leader." Terry McCrann claims the author thinks "‘nuance’ is a trendy village in the south of France", but can be "scintillating" when he thinks "clearly". The ACTU reckons he’s "an enigma wrapped in a Bloomberg terminal, wrapped in some apparently well-honed abs."

Sunday, October 3, 2010

ex RBA veteran Paul Bloxham interviewed by Alan Kohler on ABC TV

An interesting interview. Bloxham is still sticking with what seems to be a counter-intuitive October-hold/November-hike call...He's joined by ICAP's Adam Carr, but notably conflicts with the official Shadow Governor of the RBA, Terry McCrann.