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Money and BanksU.S. HistoryMonetary Theory
Economists Stephen Cohen and Bradford DeLong are spouting an unfortunate amount of enthusiasm for Alexander Hamilton's corporatist economics.
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
An adoption of digital currencies by central banks could bring the next generation of central bankers more power than their predecessors imagined.
The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
Frightened by an unstable economy and low returns, savers are saving even more and frustrating the plans of central bankers.
Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
The US Dept. of Justice wants to extract billions in fines from Deutsche Bank. German taxpayers may then be on the hook for the inevitable bailout.
Money and BanksGold StandardMoney and Banking
It is no secret that secret Swiss bank accounts are not so secret anymore, as political elites worldwide wage an all-out war against financial privacy.
Money and BanksBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking
Central banks have been on a bond-buying spree. This is good for governments deep in debt. But it is a risky and dangerous policy for the rest of us.
The bond sell-off of early September 2016 may turn out to be just another blip in the extraordinary bond bull market. But it is too early to tell.
The FedMoney and Banks
The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) decided yet again today to hold off on raising the target federal funds rate.
Booms and BustsMoney and BanksBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking
The cure for the curse of the Federal Reserve and its grand experiment is to install a sound monetary order. The next US president must clean house.
The Fed is busy coming up with new ways to "stimulate" and manipulate the economy.