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The limits to monetary activism are being acknowledged

Via Bank of England’s money printing is putting UK economy at risk – Telegraph: In its annual report, the Swiss-based Bank for International Settlements (BIS) warned that artificially low rates and inflated asset prices could also be holding back growth by masking lenders’ bad debts and deterring them from cleaning […]

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The future of public debt: prospects and implications

Via the Cobden Centre, a report from the Bank for International Settlements on public debt. Since the start of the financial crisis, industrial country public debt levels have increased dramatically. And they are set to continue rising for the foreseeable future. A number of countries face the prospect of large […]

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