Tag Archive: inflationary expectations

Apr
29

Candy Culture

Easter came last weekend and the massive infusion of sugar into my bloodstream (I ration all of my kids’ Easter candy to a piece a day which gives me time to reallocate all their chocolate to me) got me thinking about our candy culture. I’m beginning to think that our motto on the US dollar …

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Oct
14

Stag (flation) Parties aren’t as Fun as they Sound

Chairman Bernanke wants to party like it’s 1979. Yes, that 1979, when inflation was 13.3%. No later than did Chairman Bernanke indicate his desire to create inflationary expectations, the government reported its second straight month where producer prices rose by .4%. That’s per month, not per year. So why does Mr. Bernanke want inflation? Chairman …

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