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"this is a serious problem and Fannie & Freddie is helping large private equity landlords exploit tenants, dramatically jack up rents, steal security deposits & fail to maintain basic living standards. PE now holds about 10% of US _...Read More_
"this is a serious problem and Fannie & Freddie is helping large private equity landlords exploit tenants, dramatically jack up rents, steal security deposits & fail to maintain basic living standards. PE now holds about 10% of US _...Read More_
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"Mainstream Suddenly Realizes Raising Interest Rates In A World Buried In Debt Might Be A Problem."
"Mainstream Suddenly Realizes Raising Interest Rates In A World Buried In Debt Might Be A Problem."
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"Increasing the price of money through higher interest rates would be a crude and potentially damaging way of dealing with inflation, especially when it is being driven by huge rises in a few specific goods. So why not control the prices of _...Read More_
"Increasing the price of money through higher interest rates would be a crude and potentially damaging way of dealing with inflation, especially when it is being driven by huge rises in a few specific goods. So why not control the prices of _...Read More_
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This is a must read on critics which argue against “low rates” or expansionary monetary policy on the ground that it contributes to wealth inequality. I’ve never seen the topic addressed so directly and thoroughly before.
This is a must read on critics which argue against “low rates” or expansionary monetary policy on the ground that it contributes to wealth inequality. I’ve never seen the topic addressed so directly and thoroughly before.
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Great piece on what is driving interest rates. "one interesting implication of how inequality and population growth affect interest rates is that if economic policy (pro-growth spending, pro-baby spending, both etc) "works" then we're back _...Read More_
Great piece on what is driving interest rates. "one interesting implication of how inequality and population growth affect interest rates is that if economic policy (pro-growth spending, pro-baby spending, both etc) "works" then we're back _...Read More_
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"Deficit hawks have been awaiting their moment for 17 years."
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"US Fed gently signalled it would be prepared to reconsider current monetary policy should risks to recovery emerge."
"US Fed gently signalled it would be prepared to reconsider current monetary policy should risks to recovery emerge."
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