The flexible economy faces significant political risks

The resilient economy continued to grow in the face of significant headwinds. GT The economy grew by a whopping 2.9% in terms of inflation rates in the fourth quarter of 2022. This faster-than-expected performance occurred amid significant headwinds, particularly higher interest rates. But continued monetary tightening and, more importantly, huge fiscal policy uncertainty over the … Read more

The money supply contracted for the first time. What does stagnation mean.

font size The Fed raised interest rates seven times in the past year. Andy Jacobson/AFP/Getty Images The Federal Reserve faces a very important decision in the coming weeks. Markets expect the central bank to raise interest rates by a quarter of a percentage point, marking a significant slowdown in the pace of history-making increases. If … Read more