What tools does the Fed have left? Part 3: Helicopter money | Brookings Institution

In the third of a series on the Fed’s remaining monetary tools, Ben Bernanke says “helicopter money” should be on the table as a last resort, and he proposes solutions to some issues implementation that would have to be resolved before it could be used. Source: What tools does the …

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What tools does the Fed have left? Part 2: Targeting longer-term interest rates | Brookings Institution

In the second of a series on the Fed’s remaining monetary tools, Ben Bernanke discusses how the central bank might target longer-term interest rates. Source: What tools does the Fed have left? Part 2: Targeting longer-term interest rates | Brookings Institution This is part 2 to Bernake’s post of a …

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Flattening Yield Curve Trade Is Back in Vogue –Morning MoneyBeat

The flattening yield-curve trade in the U.S. bond market is back in vogue again after a recent setback. Source: Flattening Yield Curve Trade Is Back in Vogue –Morning MoneyBeat – MoneyBeat – WSJ The Morning MoneyBeat from the WSJ is a daily e-mail/article that I receive each morning before the …

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5 Things to Watch in the March Jobs Report – Could be a crazy rate day?

The Labor Department releases March’s jobs numbers Friday. Here are five things to look out for in the report. Source: 5 Things to Watch in the March Jobs Report – WSJ Here we go again – it could be a very interesting rate day today. I have several customers who …

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What tools does the Fed have left? Part 1: Negative interest rates | Brookings Institution

  Ben Bernanke asks whether there are tools left in the Fed’s monetary toolbox, with a focus on the costs and benefits of negative interest rates. Source: What tools does the Fed have left? Part 1: Negative interest rates | Brookings Institution A friend sent me this article today and …

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