Posts Tagged ‘central bankers’

  • Gold Bars from NY Fed

    The Money Supply: Gold Matters

    Apr 20, 13 • 82 Views • Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Debates, Economic History, International Trade and Finance, Money and Monetary PolicyNo Comments

    In its basement, the NY Fed has a vault. A very safe place for countries or central banks or international organizations to store their gold, a shared home also makes it easy for countries to transfer bars from their pile to someone else’s when they...

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    Economic Leadership

    Feb 21, 13 • 122 Views • Behavioral Economics, Developing Economies, Education, Financial Markets, Government, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Regulation, UncategorizedNo Comments

    President Obama’s State of the Union address was primarily economic. The euro zone is dealing with an economic crisis. Developing nations are concerned with economic growth. So, are economists in charge? An academic study of 1200 policy makers in EU and...