Gary Anderson - Comments
Muckraker of the Financial System

The Fed knew about the housing bubble before it burst but lied and said they didn't: Bill HR 1424 to buy bad paper (eventually called TARP) was introduced in March 9, 2007, before there began to be bad commercial paper from private subprime RE loans, in August.

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On Secular Relative Impoverishment Of Young People
1 month ago

Expected but alarming. Great article.

Predictive Value In/Of Low Yields
1 month ago

Deflation may very well be the likely case.

The (Updated) LIBOR Record
1 month ago

You wonder if the Fed's desire to misprice financial products is so they can increase risk? We saw how that worked out in the Great Recession.

Helicopter Money Vs. Gold
1 month ago

The Fed says inflation is temporary. With the lack of high paying jobs that seems true.

What Gold Says About UST Auctions
3 months ago

They scare people with inflation when the economy is quite slow. Just another con.

Bubble, Bubble Signs Of Trouble
3 months ago

Interesting article. Author says Bumble will likely tumble. Very clever.

Yields Soar, Sending 30Y Real Rates Positive Amid Overheating Panic: What Happens Next
3 months ago

Rising yields will clip assets. Maybe the Fed wants that.

How Effective Are Government Stimulus Programs?
3 months ago

Prof, the average guy is given a little windfall to encourage him to pay his bills. Bailouts are always ultimately for the wealthy creditors.

How Effective Are Government Stimulus Programs?
3 months ago

No doubt it would take a lot to move our markets into inflationary mode.

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