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What Hath Merkel Wrought?

In my fifth month of blogging in November 2011, I wrote a post which I called “The Economic Consequences of Mrs. Merkel.” The title, as I explained, was inspired by J. 1,244 more words


Jens Vajdman: ECB-ova piñata

Jens Weidmann, predsednik Centralne banke Nemačke | Bernd von Jutrczenka/AFP via Getty Images

Trnovit put šefa Bundesbanke ka vrhu ECB-a

U poslednjih nekoliko godina uzimalo se zdravo za gotovo da će 2019. 1,450 more words


Euro area monetary policy heads for a new frontier

The issue of monetary policy in the Euro area is of significance on several levels. Obviously it affects the Euro area itself but also it affects many countries around it as in a nod to the sad departure of Stephen Hawking overnight it is time to sing along with Muse. 1,388 more words

General Economics

10 Mar 2018 (AFR) - ECB hints at end to bond buy scheme - ECB's Mario Draghi says policymakers unanimous in dropping 'easing bias'

(10 March 2018, AFR, p13, by Balazs Koranyi and Francesco Canepa)

‘​The European Central Bank dropped a long-standing pledge on Thursday to increase its bond buying if needed, taking another small step in weaning the eurozone economy off protracted stimulus. 61 more words

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Notes From Underground: Jay Powell's Coming Out Party

There are several important areas for discussion but first I wanted to post a podcast from the Financial Repression Authority that I participated in last Wednesday with Jim Bianco and Peter Boockvar. 855 more words


Doria Sachs

Goldman Sachs is being overseen by the Doria-Pamphilj and Sacchetti families of Italy. The Doria name derives from de Auria and Aureo or D’oro which are Italian words for gold. 432 more words