Tag: economic policy

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

Central Bank Watch: Fed Speeches, Interest Rate Expectations Update; Jackson Hole Preview

August 26, 2021

Via: DailyFX

HINTING AT TAPERING A slew of hot labor market reports and inflation rate readings have set the stage for a more hawkish Federal Reserve in the coming months. FOMC policymakers seem to concur, insofar as the tone of commentary over […]

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

America’s Shampoo Economy

December 11, 2017

Via: The New York Times

I recently gave an update on America’s economic policy, such as it is, to a group of bankers. I expected a great deal of interest in the Republican tax plan, but instead, they wanted to talk about how costly it […]