Former Fed Chairman Robert Heller on why we need to stop raising interest rates now

font size The money supply is declining in absolute terms. Additional tightening by the US Federal Reserve risks triggering a recession, writes Robert Heller. El Drago/Bloomberg About the author: Robert Heller He is a former member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Inflation is the most important issue facing the economy … Read more

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 United States needs rapid growth: the Fed is against it

Rapid economic growth solves problems. Slow growth causes them. China is trying to accelerate growth again after the Xi debacle COVID-related bugs While the Federal Reserve raises interest rates and puts pressure on the brakes to fight inflation. China’s commitment to growth while the Fed goes in the opposite direction should worry Americans deeply. Rapid … Read more