Posts Tagged ‘monetary policy’

  • Can Less Become More for the Federal Reserve?

    Feb 1, 10 • 103 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Econ talk lecture (January 11, 2010) http://www.econtalk.org/archives/2010/01/belongia_on_the.html Michael Belongia, University of Mississippi economics professor (and past St Louis Fed ecoonmist) interviewed by Russ Roberts It was a good interview. (a little...

  • A Rule to Remember?

    Jan 5, 10 • 196 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Resembling the disagreement between Paul Krugman and Greg Mankiw on healthcare reform, the debate surrounding the Taylor rule has become somewhat spirited. Yesterday, Ben Bernanke even focused on it during a section of his talk to the American Economic...

  • Crowding Out or In?

    Dec 9, 09 • 114 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    In their textbooks, economists typically refer to...