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What is Helicopter Money ? Why the Central bankers are using the term so frequently now?
The instant reference that can be drawn towards the Hollywood/Bollywood, kind of Robbin hood stories where the hero/villain throws money from the helicopter in the villages. 676 more words
Wednesday night news out of Tokyo said Bank Of Japan was going to launch a Y10 to Y20 TRILLION in helicopter money.
Helicopter money is where the government gives cash to the general population in leiu of the banks to spur spending and growth. 206 more words
Sometime in August last year I got an email, late in the evening. Before I clicked to open it, I thought it was one of the many spam emails that one gets during the course of any day. 1,051 more words
The helipads around the world are about to get busier.
That’s the central bankers of the world jawboning about “helicopter money coming soon from Japan, Europe and even in the US, while the UK cuts its prime lending rate and perhaps launches a new round of easing. 302 more words
Mervyn King, former Governor of the Bank of England, and professor of economics at LSE, recently published a book, The End of Alchemy, containing his reflections on the current state of economic theory and policy from the special vantage point of someone who has been a practitioner of both callings at the highest levels. 1,314 more words