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."

Thursday, May 26, 2011

So where are all those 'housing repo's' taking place, eh (chart)?

Not where you would think: the resources states. Battellino talked about this today too. And regular readers would be familiar with this, because I have pointed it out over the years. Before I finish, three big cheers for Dr Luci Ellis and her team at the RBA for pulling all of this amazing analysis together. You guys are stars!