US vs Japan Continued

August 10 I wrote the topic of Japan has died down in the media of late: http://www.cardiffassetmanagement.com/blog/2011/08/10/japan-part-deux/.  It’s back with a vengeance.  Here’s a good article about structural issues faced by the Japanese economy relative to the US economy:  http://the-diplomat.com/2011/08/17/no-the-us-isn’t-japan/.  Please ignore all rhetoric on US financial regulation.