Monetary Policy

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

Bottom line: A roller coaster economy brought to you by Ben Bernanke by his first draining reserves and his then expanding them is the path we are on.

Monday, May 14th, 2012

Written Testimony before the Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology Committee on Financial Services, US House of Representatives, May 8, 2012

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

Expectations are a key concept in economics. If expectations are coordinated, then the economy is equilibrated and no accumulation of imbalances take place.

Wednesday, March 21st, 2012

Right now it's a race, and though it's hard to tell who's winning, it's obvious who's losing.

Submitted by Tyler Durden from ZeroHedge
Thursday, March 15th, 2012

The U.S. Federal Government is living on a teaser rate. It's time for the mortgage to adjust.

Monday, February 20th, 2012
The received wisdom in economic history places much of the blame for the Great Depression squarely on the shoulders of the gold standard.
Monday, February 13th, 2012

There's long been debate on the role of an elastic money supply in achieving monetary equilibrium in a free market.

Monday, January 30th, 2012

Central bank policy is obscuring market values, Warsh tells Stanford audience.

By: Chris Powell, Secretary/Treasurer, GATA
Thursday, January 26th, 2012

The cost to America's economy, by destroying savings and price signals, is too great; the power of the Fed must be rolled back, then eliminated.

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011
As the world struggles to deleverage, with the market constantly forced to clear malinvestments of a continuous string of asset bubbles and crashes, central bankers continue their faith in the ancient tradition.
Monday, December 12th, 2011
The financial crisis in 2008, the uncertainty about the future of the Euro and the doubts on the efficiency of monetary policy has brought some renewed interest in the gold standard as an alternative monetary system; or, at least, as a benchmark to evaluate if central banks did actually performed be
Monday, December 5th, 2011

Libertarians, some Occupy supporters are among those calling for an end to the Federal Reserve

Monday, November 28th, 2011
In recent days, Europe has seen two governments fall: the Prime Ministers from Greece and Italy. New governments where formed. Besides these important changes, the financial markets did not calm down; volatility and uncertainty did not go away as former governments did.
Friday, October 21st, 2011
The Financial Crisis of 2008 brought attention, once more, to the problem of business cycles. There are different approaches to study the phenomenon of business cycles. Some of them rest on shocks to the real economy (i.e.
Tuesday, August 30th, 2011
I am planning to join some of the sharpest minds in business, finance, politics, law and economics, who are working to promote a framework for the future of monetary policy.

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