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Monthly Archives March 2014

What is the Connection Between the IMF and the Ukraine Crisis?

Posted by Alex Chafuen
March 14, 2014
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Judy Shelton writes in the Wall Street Journal: “You never want a serious crisis to go to waste.” Former White House Chief of Staff and now Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s brazen credo comes to mind as the Obama administration tries to link emergency financial aid for Ukraine with changes to the International Monetary Fund’s governance […]

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Philadelphia Federal Reserve President Charles Plosser is Right to be Worried

Posted by Alex Chafuen
March 7, 2014
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The dangers of relying on printing money to solve economic problems led Charles Plosser to become more vocal.   He argued that  “The best thing the U.S. can do for the global economy is have a strong economy itself…over the longer run that will make for a much healthily world economy.” Returning as fast as possible […]

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