Tags » Interest Rates

Really Bad Ideas, Part 5: An Inflation Target

By John Rubino – Re-Blogged From Dollar Collapse

Central banks in general and the Fed in particular are struggling to understand a world in which they’ve thrown everything they have at the economy without generating “beneficial” inflation. 1,304 more words

GDP & Employment

The Fed Claims to Be Independent. That’s Mostly a Myth.

History shows that the central bank needs to maintain broad political and public support, or risk having its autonomy curbed by Congress and the president. 78 more words

NYT

Resurgent 'Populism' on the Increase in Europe, UK Inflation at Five Year High as Rates Set to Rise..

In a recent update I stated that because the IMF and the Bank for International Settlements were persisting with warnings about the dangers of ‘political uncertainty’ and ‘protectionism’, the narrative they have cultivated over the past 18 months would still have some distance to run and further expressions of ‘populism’ would be forthcoming. 1,560 more words

News

Indecision is Not a Decision

There could be some legitimate reasons for not buying a home but indecision is not one of them. Indecision is rooted in not having enough information to move forward to own a home or continue renting. 214 more words

Buying

Tocqueville Gold Strategy 3rd Quarter 2017 Investor Letter

By John Hathaway – Re-Blogged From http://www.Gold-Eagle.com

Gold appears to have formed a solid base since bottoming at year-end 2015 at $1060.00/oz. Through 9/29/17, the metal’s price increased 11.10%, even after a sharp pullback from its early September 2017 high of $1355. 90 more words

Monetary Policy

ATM :: 5 things NRI buyers must know about home loan

Shaveta Dua and Sonam Lalhotra | Magicbricks | Oct 16, 2017, 14:14 IST

An NRI or a non-resident Indian can easily take a loan from any of the lenders in India for buying a property in the country. 620 more words

Articles That Matter | ATM