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Praising the Bundesbank

I am puzzled by Wolfgang Münchau’s latest piece in the Financial Times. Let me start by quoting the end:

[...] The ECB should have started large-scale asset purchase a year ago.

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EMU Crisis

European central bankers are obsessing about everything else than monetary policy

While it is becoming increasingly clear that Europe is falling into a Japanese style deflationary trap European central bankers continue to refuse to talk about the need for monetary easing to curb deflationary pressures. 1,069 more words

Notes From Underground: Its a Very Cold Day In July ... When Bundesbank Capitulates

The financial press is filled with articles about the recent EURO weakness. During the last week the EU currency has fallen about 1.5 percent. Many pundits have opined that it is the Ukraine situation and Gaza that have made investors uneasy, thus the move into U.S. 562 more words

Fed

Neue Studie: Autos kaufen keine Autos! Experten noch uneinig

Ich weiß gar nicht, wie oft ich in den letzten Tagen das angebliche Zitat Henry Fords „Autos kaufen keine Autos“ gelesen habe. Statt Autos können es auch schon weitaus billigere Güter sein, die sich… 730 more words

Notiz

No ‘gold rush’: Germany keeps reserves in the US

Germany’s plan to bring back the nation’s gold reserves to Frankfurt by 2020 has fizzled, and instead has for now decided to leave $635 billion of gold… 389 more words

Trade