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  • Is A Strong Dollar A Good Thing Or A Bad Thing?
    Sun, Jan. 25 UUP, UDN, UUPT 15 Comments
  • Rolexes Just Got More Expensive - Or, You Can't Keep A Good Currency Down
    Fri, Jan. 16 FXE, EUO, FXF Comment!
  • 5% Growth - Wow!
    Dec. 24, 2014 5 Comments
  • Reserves Won't Save The Russian Ruble
    Dec. 17, 2014 RSX, RUSL, RUSS 5 Comments
  • Productivity Is Key For Good Economic Performance
    Dec. 9, 2014 Comment!
  • Currency Confusion
    Dec. 5, 2014 UUP, UDN, UUPT 2 Comments
  • The Timing Is About Right For King Dollar
    Sep. 16, 2014 UUP, UDN, FORX 2 Comments
  • Money Hoarding
    Sep. 8, 2014 25 Comments
  • The Fed's Vice Chairman, Stanley Fischer, States The Obvious And Creates A Buzz
    Aug. 12, 2014 2 Comments
  • Our International Trade Deficit - Down This Month, Up This Year
    Aug. 6, 2014 Comment!

    Summary

    • A graph of the U.S. international trade deficit in goods and services over the past two years by the Bureau of Economic Analysis shows no discernible change.
    • The surrounding commentary says that the deficit actually increased by $5 billion from June 2013 to June 2014.
    • Any lasting divergence between exports and imports would be corrected in part by internal economic adjustments and in part by small changes in the exchange rate.
  • Go Economy Go!
    Jul. 3, 2014 7 Comments
  • The Ted Spread
    May. 20, 2014 PLW, GOVT Comment!
  • How The Fed Fuels The Coming Inflation
    May. 8, 2014 IEF, DIA, SPY 25 Comments
  • Wage Inflation?
    Apr. 30, 2014 PLW, GOVT 7 Comments
  • A Good GDP Trade-Off: Net Exports Up; Government Spending Down
    Feb. 3, 2014 Comment!
  • Rethinking Quantitative Easing
    Nov. 14, 2013 26 Comments
  • Third Quarter GDP - Less Than Meets The Eye
    Nov. 11, 2013 Comment!
  • Bank Reserves: A Hot Potato
    May. 22, 2013 XLF 9 Comments
  • Foreign Trade's Impact On GDP
    May. 6, 2013 1 Comment
  • Real GDP Up / Real Final Sales Down: Was the Economy Stronger Or Weaker In Q1?
    Apr. 29, 2013 2 Comments
  • Falling Inflation Takes Gold Down With It
    Apr. 16, 2013 GLD, IAU 6 Comments
  • The Fed Has Not Been Printing Boatloads Of Money
    Mar. 21, 2013 UUP, UDN 57 Comments
  • Fed Profits And Treasury Financing: The Good And The Bad
    Jan. 11, 2013 SPY, DIA, QQQ 7 Comments
  • More Important For Monetary Policy: The Growth Of The Fed's Balance Sheet Or Its Level?
    Jan. 7, 2013 7 Comments
  • Allow Interest Rates To Rise While Keeping Monetary Policy Accommodative
    Jan. 4, 2013 14 Comments
  • The Third-Quarter GDP Revisions - Better, But Not By Much
    Nov. 29, 2012 UUP, UDN 3 Comments
  • Where's The Inflation?
    Nov. 22, 2012 INFL, ONEI, VTIP 20 Comments
  • 'When Money Dies': Moderation The Key To Money Printing
    Aug. 31, 2012 TIP, UUP, UDN 27 Comments
  • The Euro's 'Dutch Disease'
    Jul. 2, 2012 ERO, FXE, EU 3 Comments
  • Q1's 2.2% GDP Stronger Than Q4's 3.0%
    Apr. 27, 2012 3 Comments
  • Fighting Debt with Debt
    Mar. 5, 2012 6 Comments
  • FOMC Communication Gets Curiouser And Curiouser
    Jan. 23, 2012 2 Comments