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8 votes
2 answers
489 views

Why is the inverted yield curve a good predictor of impending economic recession?

6 votes
7 answers
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Why didn't the money printing by the US Federal Reserve since 2008 lead to inflation?

5 votes
1 answer
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What were the factors that caused the Philips curve to stop working during the 1970s?

5 votes
1 answer
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Is it true that the U.S has to run a chronic trade deficit with the rest of the world as a price to pay for being the world's reserve currency?

4 votes
1 answer
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Does a strong dollar achieve the same tightening effect on the economy as rising interest rates?

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3 answers
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Why does a stronger currency have a tightening effect on economic conditions?

3 votes
2 answers
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How much leverage has the Federal Reserve taken on today (Jan 2016)?

2 votes
1 answer
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Is Quantitative Easing an asset-swapping or money-printing exercise by the Federal Reserve?

2 votes
1 answer
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What are the advantages and disadvantages to a country's people when the national currency is the world's reserve currency? [duplicate]

1 vote
2 answers
227 views

Does it make sense to apply complex mathematics in economics given that the result can be off by substantial percentage points?

1 vote
2 answers
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What is preventing the United States from printing USD to buy up prized assets from foreign countries given that USD is the world's reserve currency?

1 vote
2 answers
796 views

How do central banks regulate the money supply to avoid inflation?

0 votes
1 answer
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GDP versus GNP. Which is a better gauge of a country's economy size and prosperity?

0 votes
1 answer
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Why have trickle-down economics failed to trickle down to the middle-class and poor in recent years?

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3 answers
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Who were the economists who made lots of money in the financial markets? [closed]