Some on Fed Want Thresholds Turned Into Triggers - Real Time Economics - WSJ
Fed's George calls for end to bond-buying in first-half 2014 | Reuters
Hilsenrath: What Bernanke Means - Real Time Economics - WSJ
Bhidé and Phelps: Central Banking Needs Rethinking - WSJ.com
This piece by Bhidé and Phelps will be widely read. It is very much against current central bank QE policies.
Deutsche Bank Opaque Loans From Brazil to Italy Hide Risk - Bloomberg
A Brief Refresher on Glass Steagall | The Big Picture
"As I described in the Washington Post last year (Repeal of Glass-Steagall: Not a cause, but a multiplier) the shortage of lifeboats on the Titanic did not cause it to sink, but it sure as hell raised the body count. The repeal of Glass Steagall had a similar effect. It did ...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.