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Money Supply Growth Falls Again, Dropping to 105-Month Low

3 hours agoFedWatch
The last time the money supply grew at a smaller rate was during September 2008

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Can Japan End its Easy-Money Addiction?

Financial MarketsMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

07/16/2017FedWatch
Shinzo Abe's party has recently suffered some stunning electoral defeats. But that doesn't mean "Abenomics" and its easy-money policies are over.

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The Part-Time Critics of Central Banks

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

07/14/2017FedWatch
The central bank critics today who were not critics of the great bailouts and stimulus have reserved their criticisms for what hurts their interests.

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Five Takeaways from the House's Yellen Hearing

The Fed

07/12/2017FedWatch
What you need to know from Janet Yellen's testimony before the House Financial Services Committee.

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Bank of Canada Raises Rates for First Time in 7 Years

Money and Banking

07/12/2017FedWatch
It may be minor, but this week's rate hike should be just high enough so the Bank of Canada can cut them again when things start to get tough.

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Today Janet Yellen Explained (Yet Again) Why Interest Rates Should Stay Low

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

07/12/2017FedWatch
Today, Janet Yellen struck a dovish tone with Congress, saying that the Fed's target interest rate is not really that low after all.

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On Borrowed Time

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

07/11/2017FedWatch
Those of us who are hostile to central planning are doubly hostile to governmental interference in the price mechanism — the policies of QE and ZIRP.

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Janet Yellen: False Prophet of Prosperity

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

07/11/2017FedWatch
The next crisis will likely result from a rejection of the dollar as the world’s reserve currency.

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Why Did Ukraine Nationalize its Largest Private Bank?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

07/09/2017FedWatch
The central bank's expropriation of PrivatBank leaves many unanswered questions.

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Beware the Predictions of "Experts" Like Janet Yellen

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

07/03/2017FedWatch
Alarm bells should go off when an economist, central banker or government official declares there’s no danger of economic turmoil in the near future.

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