Posts Tagged ‘Federal Reserve humor’

  • Federal Reserve takes punch bowl away

    Humor in Fed Transcripts

    Feb 22, 14 • 405 Views • No Comments

    Below, just a reminder of one piece of the Great Recession before looking at the Fed transcripts. Lehman Brothers is the orange line.   With a typical 5-year lag, the transcripts of the 2008 Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meetings were just...  [read more]

  • Correlation or Causation: Federal Reserve Humor

    Jan 19, 13 • 370 Views • No Comments

    I can remember a combination of euphoria and uneasiness as we we had some early signs of the credit crisis during 2007, the stock market peaked in October, and then in December the recession began. With a typical 5-year lag, the transcripts of the 2007...  [read more]