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Blowing bubbles

21 September 2011 By Christopher Swann

The fund has found a measure of credit growth that could predict crunches. It makes the Middle Kingdom look precarious and heralds problems for Turkey and Vietnam. The IMF’s crisis-spotting record is lousy. But overheating nations shouldn’t dismiss what seems a sensible metric.

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