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Money-Supply Growth Drops Again — Falls to 108-Month Low

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

09/17/2017FedWatch
The last time the money supply grew at a smaller rate was during August 2008.

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Why Is the Euro Still Gaining Against the Dollar?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

09/12/2017FedWatch
The ECB has been trying to weaken the Euro. The relative weakness of the US dollar, however, continues to make the Euro look good by comparison.

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Stanley Fischer’s Well-Timed Fed Exit

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

09/08/2017FedWatch
We're now living in the “Fischerian age of monetary policy,” which may prove, in its final stages, to be volatile indeed.

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Trump's Historic Opportunity with the Federal Reserve

The FedU.S. Economy

09/07/2017FedWatch
Trump can have the largest impact on the Fed since 1936. The question is whether he listen to his Goldman Guys, or return to his Fed-skeptic roots?

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Stanley Fischer Is Out at the Fed

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

09/06/2017FedWatch
Many claimed that Fischer was an inflation hawk, but he was really a cheerleader for quadrupling of the Fed’s balance sheet and more.

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Bank of Canada Raises Interest Rates … Again

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

09/06/2017FedWatch
For the second time in less than two months, the Bank of Canada has raised interest rates.

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Bank of Mexico: Bread Today, Hunger Tomorrow

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

09/05/2017FedWatch
The Bank of Mexico's reported profits are a short-term windfall that comes at the price of higher debt levels.

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A History of the Fed's Political Power

The Fed

08/30/2017The Austrian
Conti-Brown has, with considerable scholarship, exposed many grave problems with the Fed in a way that strengthens and supports the anti-Fed case.

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Mario Draghi’s Fatal Conceit

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

08/29/2017FedWatch
Central bankers seek to shrug off any limits to their power. Only if totally unrestrained, they believe, can they truly do "whatever it takes."

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Not Even Junk Will Fetch High Interest Rates Anymore

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

08/28/2017FedWatch
It’s not just those cranky Austrians calling central bankers on the carpet these days. Everyone knows, is holding their breath, and hoping for the best.

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