Gold demand falls to four-year low - FT.com
Unconventional monetary policy: Quantitative easing, not as we know it | The Economist
Unconventional monetary policy: Don't shoot the messenger | The Economist
It's hard to talk about this without reading the actual report but the stated goal of QE is clearly to influence the private portfolio preference channel by reducing risk premia and creating a risk-on investing environment. This is an indirect channel of transmis...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.