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Ben Bernanke, Wile E. Coyote and the Financial Cliff…

Anyone sharing a belief that government always ‘cures’ the ills it causes by applying more of what caused them, will be unsurprised by Fed Chair Ben Bernanke’s retreat from ‘tapering,’ the current euphemism for slowing the Fed’s manufacture of money … Continue reading

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Will Helicopter Ben Give Away More of Your Kid’s Money?

Watching for the Fed’s next “easing” (dumping cheap/fake money into the economy) is like betting on the breakup of ice in the Tanana River. Both events seem equally likely and those who get one exactly right can make some money … Continue reading

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