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Why the "Experts" Can't Agree About Fed Rate Hikes

The FedMonetary Theory

16 hours agoFedWatch
When should the Fed raise rates? Mainstream economists rely on statistics, but reject the necessary theory by which to interpret.

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Stanley Fischer's Eureka Moment

The FedInterventionismMonetary Theory

02/16/2017FedWatch
Stanley Fischer almost learns a lesson about econometric models, but just does not get it.

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Yellen To Congress: We'll do Something Someday

The FedU.S. Economy

02/14/2017FedWatch
Janet Yellen testified before Congress and was as bland and predictable as ever: still uncertain, still has no clue what to do.

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Showdown: Yellen and Trump

The FedMoney and Banks

02/13/2017FedWatch
There is bubbling tension between the Trump vision and the Bernanke-Yellen monetary regime.

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Tarullo Bails!

The FedMoney and Banks

02/10/2017FedWatch
The Fed's "regulatory point man" resigns without warning...

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Rate Hike Guessing Games

The FedU.S. Economy

02/09/2017FedWatch
The expectations of mainstream economists rarely come to fruition. Their track record is lousy.

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Money Supply Growth Moderated in December

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

02/04/2017FedWatch
Money-supply growth hit a 46-year high in October, but had moderated significantly by December, according to the most recent money-supply data.

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Reality vs. The "Recovery" Narrative

The FedMoney and Banking

02/02/2017FedWatch
The Fed insists the economy is gaining steam. Last week's GDP numbers, and the Fed's inaction on interest rates suggest otherwise.

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The Fed Does Nothing

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

02/01/2017FedWatch
At February's meeting, the Fed elected to keep kicking the can down the road.

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