Tag: Federal Open Market Committee

Fixing The Federal Reserve System
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Fixing The Federal Reserve System

Fixing The Federal Reserve System Richard Christopher Whalen Kroll Bond Rating Agency; Villanova Finance Department Advisory Committee; Economic Advisory Committee of FINRA; Association of Private Enterprise Education (APEE); National Association of Business Economists (NABE) April 5, 2016 Abstract: This paper […]

Self-Defeating Monetary Policy
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Self-Defeating Monetary Policy

Self-Defeating Monetary Policy by 720 Global “It’s self-defeating to use the wrong monetary policy.” -Ben Bernanke What is productivity? The Federal Reserve’s flawed growth benchmark Excessive monetary policy is crushing productivity The prescription for sustainable, durable growth – productivity “Because […]

Economic Radar: FOMC, M2, Jobs
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Economic Radar: FOMC, M2, Jobs

This post first appeared on FloatingPath Recap of this week’s U.S. economic events: Minutes released from the FOMC’s meeting on October 29-30 suggest taper is being considered in the coming months. The Consumer Price Index decreased 0.1% in October. The […]

HFT Shenanigans: WMT, FOMC, NQ, ISE
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HFT Shenanigans: WMT, FOMC, NQ, ISE

This article first appeared on Floating Path. Every week Floating Path looks to highlight some of the crazier examples of HFT running amok in the markets. We typically do so with the help of Nanex which monitors, analyzes, and visualizes high frequency trading market data. WMT […]