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The Fed Waited Too Long: Here Comes Inflation

March 2nd, 2015
in Op Ed

The drop in energy prices, had the knee jerk reaction that we were in a deflationary spiral, again markets get many things wrong on first blush. The drop in energy prices is inflationary in the overall economy, and today's CPI report showed what a sophisticated analysis would forecast more »

Is Monetary Policy Too Complicated for Mainstream to Understand?

February 8th, 2015
in Op Ed

It is amazing how far Central Banks have been allowed to go with regard to policy tools and influence, and how extreme their policy measures have become since the financial crisis. No other form of governmental authority has been granted these types of unrestrained powers in any more »

The Fed Met This Week Facing Alarming Bond Market Bubble

December 19th, 2014
in Op Ed

The 10-Year Bond now has a Yield of 2.08% right before the all-important Fed Quarterly Meeting and Press Conference this Wednesday, the 10-Year basically lost 24 basis points in a week, and mind you the week right after the strongest Employment Report (a positive 321,000 jobs added for more »

Low Rates and QE are Deflationary at the Zero Bound

October 21st, 2014
in Op Ed

Sure enough the S&P 500 drops 6% from its all-time highs, and all the idiots start talking about another round of QE when we haven't even finished with the latest one (still buying bonds through October). The latest lemming who this time isn't some dumb analyst on CNBC needing more »

The Fed Cannot Raise Rates Because the Sky Is Blue

October 10th, 2014
in Op Ed

This is starting to become outright laughable if it wasn't so incompetent and irresponsible interest rate policy, or lack of policy by the Federal Reserve. Forget unemployment, GDP, Structural Economic Issues, Wages, or Inflation now the reason the Federal Reserve cannot raise more »




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