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Janet Yellen's Fed is more revolutionary than Ben Bernanke's ever was

For a discipline that purports to measure whether people are better or worse off, economics produces an incredible amount of unhelpful data.

Oft-revised readingsĀ of annualized rates of GDP growth. 2,023 more words

The un-anchoring of inflation expectations - 1970s style monetary policy, but now with deflation

In country after country it is now becoming clear that we are heading for outright deflation. This is particularly the case in Europe – both inside and outside the euro area – where most central banks are failing to keep inflation close to their own announced inflation targets. 1,757 more words

Euro Crisis

Prabowo Subianto di Mata Lee Kuan Yew (1)

Siapa tak kenal negarawan satu ini? Arsitek pembangunan Singapura tersebut tampak masih sehat untuk ukuran orang seusianya. Pikirannya masih tajam, jauh dari kesan pikun. Ucapannya lancar tak peduli usianya sudah 90 tahun. 328 more words