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Tenth Anniversary of Quantitative Easing

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via Gulf Times: November 2018 will mark the tenth anniversary of quantitative easing (QE) — undoubtedly the boldest policy experiment in the modern history of central banking. The only thing comparable to QE was the US Federal Reserve’s anti-inflation campaign of 1979-1980, orchestrated by the Fed’s then-chair, Paul Volcker. But that …

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India May Be The World’s Fastest Growing Economy, But Regional Disparity Is A Serious Challenge

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via Forbes: India is projected to be the world’s fastest-growing large economy for the rest of the decade, according to projections from the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. It will also soon be the world’s largest country by population, if it isn’t already. Put together, rapid economic and population …

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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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