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John Authers

Italy in Crisis? The Bond Market Just Shrugs

Political upheaval in Italy is passing almost unremarked. Plus, the worrisome signals beyond the yield curve.

Markets may be overreacting to some geopolitical events, but they’re underreacting to this one.

Markets may be overreacting to some geopolitical events, but they’re underreacting to this one.

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Geopolitical developments continue to churn global markets, but one shocking development is having remarkably little impact: Italy’s political crisis is passing almost unremarked.