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Why do stock returns seem to be uncorrelated with interest rate?

The reason raw data on stock returns and interest rates might appear uncorrelated is because they’re endogenously determined — the correlation isn’t indicative of the causal effect of interest rates ...
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MMT suggests that taxation can be used to fight inflation. What would be an argument against this suggestion?

One problem with raising taxes to combat inflation is that the increased tax rates really don't translate into much, if any, additional revenue for the government. This is for three main reasons. ...
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MMT suggests that taxation can be used to fight inflation. What would be an argument against this suggestion?

The standard economics story, as I understand it, is that deficit spending increases inflation because it is increasing demand chasing limited supply. Yes this is more or less correct. In standard ...
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