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Fed Upgrades The Economy, But Will Be 'Patient' Raising Rates

Reuters | Posted 01.28.2015 | Business

WASHINGTON, Jan 28 (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve on Wednesday said the U.S. economy was expanding "at a solid pace" as it largely looked through wea...

Is The Federal Reserve Printing A Free Lunch?

Terry Burnham, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2014 | Business
Terry Burnham, Ph.D.

I continue to believe that this grand Keynesian experiment will end in tears. Furthermore, when it ends badly, future generations will not be able to believe our stupidity.

Ben Bernanke: Fed Policies Helping Not Hurting The Global Economy

Reuters | Posted 12.13.2012 | Business

By Pedro Nicolaci da Costa WASHINGTON, Oct 14 (Reuters) - Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on Sunday denied the U.S. central bank...

Is the Economy Really Healing?

Michael Pento | Posted 05.27.2012 | Business
Michael Pento

Please don't believe the hype that the American economy is healing. While it is true that some data is showing improvement, the true fundamentals of the economy continue to erode. The only thing holding the economy together is the Fed's promise of free money forever.

In Praise Of Inflation

newyorker.com | James Surowiecki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

And so a surprising number of high-profile economists, on both the left and the right, think that it's time for the Fed to try one more extraordinary ...

Ryan Grim

Fed Needs To 'Start Giving A Red Hot Damn About The American Public,' Says Sen. Whitehouse

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Two days before Ben Bernanke's confirmation hearing, most Democrats on the Senate Banking Committee are withholding judgment, waiting to hear directly...