ANALYSIS: Evaluating the Numbers [Perspectives on the crisis]

The Financial Times produced some shocking numbers this weekend. Japanese exports have collapsed by an astounding 45.7%, the largest such decline since 1957. Stock Markets have collapsed to new lows for this crisis–so low that markets are at their 1997 levels. The budget deficit in the US is expected to reach $1,750 bn, the highest it has been since the Second World War.
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