Archive for October 27th, 2010

Fed could target TIPS yields instead

October 27, 2010

John Cochrane of Chicago Univ has an option for Fed:

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How economic policies in EU and US are diverging post crisis

October 27, 2010

Peterson Institute for International Economics and Bruegel Thinktank organised a conference titled – The Transatlantic Relationship in an Era of Growing Economic Multipolarity.

In it there was an interesting paper presented by Jean Pisani-Ferry and Adam S. Posen. They say the policies in EU and US converged as the crisis started and have diverged as crisis situation eased. They look at a number of reasons for  the above behaviour and summarise the findings:

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What does an economist do if he is called to lecture a Paediatricians’ meeting?

October 27, 2010

Link pediatrics to economics and make himself sound useful…what else? 🙂

Recently Lorenzo Bini Smaghi was invited to talk to 66th National Pediatrics Congress at Rome. He says:

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