Wall Street feeds the ravenous debt beast again - FT.com
ECB ready to print, Germany ready to scream – Telegraph Blogs
""That is a radical change of position for the ECB and a very welcome one in our view," said Ken Wattret from BNP Paribas.
"This is the most explicit signal yet from an ECB official that balance sheet expansion via asset purchases is on the radar.""
Unconventional monetary policy: Monetary policy has not been ultra-loose | The Economist
"If one uses nominal GDP growth as the criterion, then since 2008 monetary policy has been tighter than any period since the early 1930s. Indeed this is even true if you average NGDP growth and inflation. Unfortunately, Dobbs and Lund are expressing the majority view; indeed, even Ben Bernanke now considers...
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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.