Posts filed under “Federal Reserve”

Banks Are Where The Liquidity Is

Category: Credit, Federal Reserve, Think Tank

What the FOMC Was Thinking . . .

Here is what the FOMC was looking at while debating the end of QE/ZIRP:   Will Holding Down Rates Spark Inflation Without Helping the Long-Term Unemployed? click for larger graphic Source: WSJ

Category: Employment, Federal Reserve, Inflation

Liquidity Risk and U.S. Bank Lending at Home and Abroad

Category: Credit, Federal Reserve, Think Tank

Fed: Not Very Good at Forward Guidance

click for larger chart Source: Bank America Merrill Lynch    

Category: Federal Reserve, Fixed Income/Interest Rates

Category: Federal Reserve, Think Tank

Category: Federal Reserve, Inflation, Think Tank

Monetary Rules: Theory and Practice

Monetary Rules: Theory and Practice Frameworks for Central Banking in the Next Century Policy Conference Hoover Institution Stanford, CA May 30, 2014 Charles I. Plosser President and Chief Executive Officer Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Highlights President Charles Plosser discusses his views on the benefits of a systematic and rule-like approach to monetary policy. President…Read More

Category: Bailouts, Federal Reserve, Markets

Category: Federal Reserve, Inflation, Think Tank

Niall Ferguson’s (Mostly) Comforting History of Central Bank Balance Sheet Expansions: Source: Real Time Economics Hat tip Real Time Economics

Category: Federal Reserve, Think Tank

Depositor Discipline of Risk-Taking by U.S. Banks

Depositor Discipline of Risk-Taking by U.S. Banks Stavros Peristiani and João Santos Liberty Street Economics April 14, 2014   This post is the second in a series of six Liberty Street Economics posts on liquidity issues. The recent financial crisis caused the largest rise in the number of bank failures since the unprecedented banking crisis…Read More

Category: Credit, Federal Reserve, Regulation, Think Tank