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The Unintended Consequences of Quantitative Easing

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via bloomberg : Asset inflation doesn’t have to be bad. Flush governments could invest in education and infrastructure. Quantitative easing, which saw major central banks buying government bonds outright and quadrupling their balance sheets since 2008 to $15 trillion, has boosted asset prices across the board. That was the aim: to …

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ECB Can No Longer Duck the QE Question

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Via LinkedIn : WALL STREET JOURNAL Expectations High That ECB Will Start Buying Eurozone Government Bonds The European Central Bank’s date with destiny is fast approaching. With headline eurozone inflation running at negative 0.2% and expectations of future inflation sliding, the market’s belief that ECB President Mario Draghi will announce on …

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