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Austan Goolsbee: The Markets Did Not React When ObamaCare Was Declared Constitutional. – WSJ.com

Austan Goolsbee: The Markets Did Not React When ObamaCare Was Declared Constitutional. – WSJ.com.

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Risk Premia

Brad Delong has an interesting article in which he blames today’s large risk premia on the failure of institutions. The government isn’t providing adequate fiscal and monetary support and financial institutions aren’t working in a way that “mobilizes risk bearing … Continue reading

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Falling Interest Rates

The secular decline in rates since the Volker era is quite striking. Besides factors related to the great moderation and the global savings glut, I wonder how much of this trend is due to the USD’s exorbitant privilege in a … Continue reading

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