We have reached a stage where the UK establishment is paying more and more attention to household debt issues. This reminds me of the explanation of the bureaucratic response to such issues explained by Yes Prime Minister. 1,476 more words
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Today brings an opportunity to look at a consequence of several economic themes. The opening one is related to the way that in both economic and currency terms the Euro is something of a super massive black hole. 1,216 more words
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
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