Central Banking

Friday, December 28th, 2012
by Kenneth Gould Historically, there have been two contrasting monetary doctrines.
Wednesday, December 26th, 2012
by Frank Shostak On Wednesday December 12, 2012 Fed policy makers announced that they will boost their main stimulus tool by adding $45 billion of monthly Treasury purchases to an existing program to buy $40 billion of mortgage debt a month.
Friday, December 14th, 2012
(Reuters) - The Federal Reserve's latest moves to reduce borrowing costs and boost the economy could be hard to reverse, a top Fed official said on Friday.
Friday, November 30th, 2012

Pay no attention to the men behind the curtain...

By: Gregg Hunter
Friday, November 9th, 2012
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, consumer prices have risen only 2% since this time last year. But according to my eyes this is nonsense. For example, over the last month I have twice experienced the effects of large price increases with regards to America’s favorite poultry, chicken.
Friday, November 2nd, 2012
By Ingolf Eide
If central banking were a stock, you’d go short.