Category Archives: Federal Reserve

PIMCO | Investment Outlook from Bill Gross – Run Turkey, Run

The Fed’s second round of QE, therefore, more closely resembles an attempted hypodermic straight to the economy’s heart than its mood elevator counterpart of 2009. If QEII cannot reflate capital markets, if it can’t produce 2% inflation and an assumed … Continue reading

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Flaws in the Bernanke Logic

FT: Ben Bernanke has learnt so little From a GMO guy.  GMO is Jeremy Grantham's firm and is highly respected.  It is written is response to Bernanke's speech to the AEA – the subject of an earlier post. It seems … Continue reading

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Valid Fed Criticism from Front Page, NYT

NYT: If The Fed Missed This Bubble, Will It See the Next One? So why did Mr. Greenspan and Mr. Bernanke get it wrong? The answer seems to be more psychological than economic. They got trapped in an echo chamber … Continue reading

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Read Bernanke’s Speech to the American Economic Association, 1/3/10

FRB: Bernanke Speech    

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The Fed’s Exit Strategy

Download 2009-12-29 Fed Proposes Tool to Drain Extra Cash – WSJ.com  

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