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..The Tyranny of the U.S. Dollar...

The incumbent international currency has been American for decades.

Is it time for regime change?

There’s a paradox at the heart of global finance.

The U.S. 1,911 more words


The First 20 Years of the European Central Bank: Monetary Policy

The First 20 Years of the European Central Bank: Monetary Policy. Brookings Institution. Philipp Hartmann and Frank Smets. September 13, 2018

 The European Central Bank’s Philipp Hartmann and Frank Smets provide a comprehensive view of the ECB’s monetary policy over these two decades. 52 more words

Economic Growth And Stability

Dip in underlying euro zone inflation likely to worry ECB

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT – Underlying price pressures dipped unexpectedly in the euro zone’s 19 countries this month, data that is likely to increase concern at European Central Bank (ECB) as it prepares to curb economic stimulus measures. 408 more words

Analysis And News

Eurozone Inflation Edged Higher to 2.1 Percent in September -- European Central Bank

Inflation in the eurozone rose above the target level of the European Central Bank, data showed on Friday, heaping further pressure on the ECB to scale back its crisis-era stimulus. 197 more words

When And How The Economy Will Collapse Is Now In The Hands Of Central Bankers by Ellen Brown

by Ellen Brown
Writer, Dandelion Salad
The Web of Debt Blog
September 15, 2018

Central bankers are now aggressively playing the stock market. To say they are buying up the planet may be an exaggeration, but they could. 1,870 more words


European Central Bank -Interview with Kathimerini on the completion of the ESM program

The full transcript of a Kathimerini interview with Benoît Cœuré, a member of the ECB executive board is available here on the ECB website.  His position on the Georgiou case: “one should not underestimate the damage inflicted on Greece’s credibility by never-ending legal action against the former president of Elstat. 21 more words


Trump offered help in buying Italian debt — report

US President Donald Trump meets with Italian prime minister Giuseppe Conte in the Oval Office. © Getty

By Adam Samson in London

US President Donald Trump offered Italy assistance in buying the country’s sovereign bonds next year, Italian media reported, in the latest twist in what has been a tumultuous few months in the European country’s debt markets.The offer was made during a meeting last month between Mr Trump and Italian prime minister Giuseppe Conte, according to Corriere della Sera, which cited anonymous Italian government officials in its report. 264 more words