Weak government may be the best bet. Anatole Kaletsky, Times. Further to my previous post, on divided government. Kaletsky argues that a hung parliament can best address Britain's problems.
The Chinese case for a stronger currency. The Economist. Some Chinese officials and scholars are advocating currency reform. "[T]heir efforts to sell their ideas will come to nought if they are crowded out by imported arguments from America." Geithner makes an unscheduled visit to Beijing on Thursday.