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The Fed Continues Monetary Policy of ‘Accommodation’

The Federal Reserve has just announced that it will continue its policy of purchasing $85 billion worth of mortgage backed securities and Treasury securities each month. ¬†Perhaps I was too optimistic but I was expecting the Fed to announce the … Continue reading

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Can you do better than Bernanke & Co.?

The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco has posted a “Fed Chairman Game” on their website.¬† It lets you set monetary policy for 16 quarters. The game starts you off with the fed funds rate set at 4.50%, unemployment at … Continue reading

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