Archive for October 13th, 2010

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Examining One Flawed Reason for the Fed Not to Ease Additionally

October 13, 2010

It is widely recognized that overly stimulative U.S. monetary policy in the 1960s and 1970s was a root cause of the high inflation that developed in the 1970s and 1980s.  Among those opposed to a second round of quantitative easing, a big concern is the fear of replicating that piece of history.  A quote in […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Stocks Rebound After Chinese Data Release

October 13, 2010

Equities advanced 2.4% in India, 2.0% in Sri Lanka, 1.8% in Indonesia, 1.6% in Thailand, 1.7% in Singapore, 1.5% in Hong Kong, 1.4% in China and 0.7% in the Philippines and Malaysia.  Stocks are up 1.4% in Germany and France and by 1.2% in Britain.  Stocks lagged well behind in Japan (0.2%) and were unchanged […] More