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THE WEIRD WORLD OF NEGATIVE INTEREST RATES

CENTRAL BANKS ARE DOING WHAT WAS ONCE UNTHINKABLE. WILL IT SAVE THEIR ECONOMIES?
Japan has seen a run on cash safes as interest rates go negative.

IT WAS LONG THOUGHT that interest rates could never go below zero. People would surely hoard cash before they paid banks for the privilege of holding it for them. But this year

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