Central Banks as Central Enemy and Saving central banks from Tweestorms

My article in BS over the weekend.

I reflect on this new trend of politicians using Twitter as a medium to attack central bankers. In particular, Trump’s attacks on Powell habe been both demeaning and threatening. Sure. Federal Reserve has made errors and so on and needs to be criticized. But that criticism should be more on policy rather than personal attacks as done by Trump.

 

 

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