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Art.view | Sold to the brave | The Economist
THE FTSE 100 index has fallen 30%, the Dow 40%. The interbank market is virtually frozen and Goldman Sachs is one of many firms that is defenestrating bankers by the bushel. That is the news from October alone, which goes some way towards explaining why, as the season opened for the autumn auctions of contemporary art, pundits were predicting a bloodbath.
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october 2008 by shehab | John Gapper’s Business Blog | No property crash so far in Abu Dhabi
John: Although I took in a little of the breathless expansion when I visited Dubai and Abu Dhabi last year, it remains astonishing to see such vast projects conjured up out of the desert.
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september 2008 by shehab

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