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How Martin Feldstein Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Inflation

Martin Feldstein and I go back a ways. Not that I have ever met him, which I haven’t, or that he has ever heard of me, which he probably hasn’t, but I have been following his mostly deplorable commentary on Fed policy since at least 2010 when he published an op-ed piece in the… 1,200 more words

Martin Feldstein

Nominal GDP targeting would be subject to errors,revisions and likely inflation

One of the features of economic life is that there are a lot more reinventions of old ideas than there are new ones! One of these has been exhumed and shocked back to life by The Economist magazine and it is nominal GDP (Gross Domestic Product) targeting. 1,401 more words

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