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qe3 Bond Buying Program

Q1 GDP Plunge -- Austerity Must End

Harlan Green | Posted 08.27.2014 | Business
Harlan Green

That is, we have to end those policies that have lowered tax revenues and limited government spending for too long. They have literally been counter-productive, and hobbled economic growth.

Beware of the Taperians!

Harlan Green | Posted 03.08.2014 | Business
Harlan Green

Now that the Fed has begun to reduce its QE3 securities' purchases $10B per month in January, what will that do for growth? My answer is it's too soo...

When Is Federal Debt Not a Burden?

Harlan Green | Posted 05.05.2013 | Business
Harlan Green

It is very basic economics 101. Just cutting spending doesn't reduce debt without also investing in future growth.

Why Do We Need QE3?

Harlan Green | Posted 11.13.2012 | Business
Harlan Green

It's not hard to see why we need "QE3," the Fed's bond buying program to keep long term interest rates low. The Fed is the only game in town able to stimulate growth at the moment, when we are teetering on the edge of several 'fiscal cliffs.'