Posts tagged ‘quantitative easing’

What the Fed Said, or, What You Heard Isn’t What I Meant



I know you think you understand what you thought I said, but I’m not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant. Alan Greenspan said it, but it certainly captures what current Fed chairman, Ben Bernanke, has to be thinking. In his efforts to be open and transparent, Bernanke has…

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I Want to Hold Your Hand: Forward Guidance & the Power of Central Bankers



Oh yeah, I’ll tell you something I think you’ll understand When I say that something I want to hold your hand -          “I Want to Hold Your Hand,” The Beatles Hand-holding is getting to be very popular with the world’s major central banks. Effectively constrained by zero or…

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