迪拜的局限性

剑桥——

日前,迪拜的旗舰私人公司迪拜世界要求暂缓支付约260亿美元的债务(也就意味着部分的违约),世界各地的投资者对迪拜政府如此放任的行为表示愤慨。当他们购买所谓“无限世界”公司——迪拜世界破产的房地产分支公司——的债券时,投资者的潜在想法是什么呢?这就不得不谈到资产泡沫的问题了。

我猜测,这样潜在想法是阿联酋政府应该对其支持的每一个贷款作出保证,不管是风险是大还是小。一旦石油枯竭的迪拜政府没有了钱,石油富足的姐妹城市阿布扎比就应该伸出援助之手。

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