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16 hrs ago | The Heartland Institute
Since the economic crisis of 2008-2009, the Federal Reserve - America's central bank - has expanded the money supply in the banking system by over $4 trillion, and has manipulated key interest rates to keep them so artificially low that when adjusted for price inflation, several of them have been actually negative.
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20 hrs ago | Dealbreaker
Remember Philipp Hildebrand? 'Bout yea high? Firecracker of a wife? Had to step down as head of the Swiss National Bank because in between hedge-fund managing and art-dealing , said firecracker couldn't resist the franc-dollar spread that her husband was helping create? Well, Phil's clearly itching to do some central banking again.
Former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke will be the speaker at the annual fall luncheon of the Long Island Association, the region's largest business group.
In the decades following World War II, Japan's economy grew so quickly and for so long that experts came to describe it as nothing short of miraculous.
US stocks advanced as tensions in Ukraine and Iraq cooled. Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Berlin made progress on talks in Berlin to solve the crisis, which helped to lift sentiment on global equity markets.
It's hard to believe, but almost six years have passed since the fall of Lehman Bros.
Federal Open Market Committee will release the minutes of its July policy meeting - 1800 GMT.
Seemingly endless turmoil in Eastern Europe once again spooked Wall Street on Friday, sending the benchmark equity indexes gyrating.
Falling unemployment and rising inflation are bringing the Federal Reserve closer to its goals more rapidly than policy makers had foreseen, and may justify raising interest rates as early as the end of the first quarter of 2015, St. Louis Fed President James Bullard said Thursday.
Some regular readers requested for more information on the effects of hyperinflation.
With the Teton Mountains behind them, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, left, and former Bank of Israel Governor Stanley Fischer walk together outside of the Jackson Hole Economic Symposium, Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, at Grand Teton National Park near Jackson Hole, Wyo.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 03:14 pm
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