Fed Raises Interest Rates Again

Financial Times: Jay Powell refuses to rule out US recession after third 0.75 percentage point rate rise Article published: 21 September,  2022 IB Economics syllabus: Macroeconomics (contractionary monetary policy, inflation, economic growth, recession) High inflation - Central Bank responds Inflation in the US is still so high that their central bank (the Fed) has [...]

By |2022-09-30T09:48:40+00:00September 30th, 2022|Macro|Comments Off on Fed Raises Interest Rates Again

When Rising Unemployment Is Good News

CNN: Yes, the unemployment rate rose. Here's why that's good news Article published: 2 September,  2022 IB Economics syllabus: Macroeconomics (unemployment) Unemployment up in the US Even though unemployment rose in August from 3.5% to 3.7%, this is actually good news for the US economy. The reason is simple: unemployment below 4% in America [...]

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The Current High Inflation is Temporary – or is it?

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By |2022-01-19T09:10:29+00:00January 20th, 2022|Macro|Comments Off on The Current High Inflation is Temporary – or is it?

Wealth Inequality in the US among Families with Children – New Study

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US Inflation Forecast Doubled by White House

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By |2022-01-11T23:00:27+00:00September 10th, 2021|Macro|Comments Off on US Inflation Forecast Doubled by White House

President Biden’s $1.9 trillion stimulus package

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By |2022-01-11T23:01:10+00:00March 16th, 2021|Macro|Comments Off on President Biden’s $1.9 trillion stimulus package

Tariffs on EU Cognac by the US as Trade War Escalates

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By |2022-01-11T23:01:14+00:00January 28th, 2021|International Economics|Comments Off on Tariffs on EU Cognac by the US as Trade War Escalates

Largest ever U.S. fiscal stimulus package

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By |2022-01-12T14:41:56+00:00April 7th, 2020|Macro|Comments Off on Largest ever U.S. fiscal stimulus package

Unlimited bond-buying program in the U.S.

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By |2022-01-12T14:42:30+00:00March 25th, 2020|Macro|Comments Off on Unlimited bond-buying program in the U.S.

Surprise rate cut by the Fed

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By |2022-01-12T14:43:27+00:00March 3rd, 2020|Macro|Comments Off on Surprise rate cut by the Fed

Fed cut rates again

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By |2022-01-13T10:33:26+00:00September 30th, 2019|Macro|Comments Off on Fed cut rates again

Interest rate cut in the U.S. for the first time in over 10 years

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By |2022-01-13T10:35:53+00:00August 2nd, 2019|Macro|Comments Off on Interest rate cut in the U.S. for the first time in over 10 years

Central Bank independence in United States

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By |2022-01-13T10:39:33+00:00May 4th, 2019|Macro|Comments Off on Central Bank independence in United States

Trump’s view on strong dollar

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By |2022-01-13T10:40:09+00:00March 3rd, 2019|International Economics|Comments Off on Trump’s view on strong dollar

FED raised interest rates

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By |2022-01-13T10:41:10+00:00December 20th, 2018|Macro|Comments Off on FED raised interest rates

How tariffs can divert trade

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By |2022-01-13T10:41:57+00:00November 21st, 2018|International Economics|Comments Off on How tariffs can divert trade

Better wait with further interest rate hikes?

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By |2022-01-13T10:42:13+00:00October 24th, 2018|Macro|Comments Off on Better wait with further interest rate hikes?

Interest rate increase in the U.S.

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By |2022-01-13T10:43:31+00:00February 6th, 2017|Macro|Comments Off on Interest rate increase in the U.S.

A stronger dollar means American goods become less attractive for tourists

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By |2022-01-13T12:06:23+00:00May 14th, 2015|International Economics|Comments Off on A stronger dollar means American goods become less attractive for tourists

Deacreased no. of people applying for unemployment benefits in the U.S.

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By |2022-01-13T12:07:29+00:00April 9th, 2015|Macro|Comments Off on Deacreased no. of people applying for unemployment benefits in the U.S.

Low-skilled people to enter the high-tech industry in the US

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By |2022-01-13T12:14:47+00:00March 10th, 2015|Macro|Comments Off on Low-skilled people to enter the high-tech industry in the US

U.S. agriculture delegation visits Cuba

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By |2022-01-13T12:15:35+00:00March 3rd, 2015|International Economics, Micro|Comments Off on U.S. agriculture delegation visits Cuba

The effects of low oil prices on Americans

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By |2022-01-13T12:18:30+00:00February 19th, 2015|Micro|Comments Off on The effects of low oil prices on Americans

OPEC’s power decreasing

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By |2022-01-13T12:22:11+00:00February 14th, 2015|International Economics, Micro|Comments Off on OPEC’s power decreasing
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