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Tag: Quantitative Easing
  • QE3 On the Way (Just Call it Something Else)

    In advance of the Federal Reserve meeting on August 9th, there is an ever-growing belief that the Fed will begin a new bond-purchasing program in the near future. Given the questionable results of QE and QE2, which didn’t stimulate the economy as expected and were a contributing factor in the dollar’s decline over the past …

  • QE2 Supporter Peter Diamond Withdraws Bid for Federal Reserve Governor

    In a small victory for anti-Fed activists, MIT Professor and Nobel Prize recipient Peter Diamond withdrew his nomination for the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, citing vigorous opposition by Republicans on the Senate Banking Committee, led by Ranking Member Richard Shelby of Alabama. In a New York Times article, Mr. Diamond calls his rejection to …