Bob Byrne

A Looming Policy Error

These days the Fed is caught between a rock and a hard place. (Truth is they’ve put themselves there.) With few monetary tools left to “manage” the economy, they have a serious policy decision to make.  One that’s shaping up to be a lose-lose proposition. What will be the straw that breaks the yield curve’s …

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The Usual Suspects

It’s the most despicable kind of tax there is. It’s regressive.  It’s punitive. It has the greatest impact on those who can afford it the least.  I’m sure you’ve guessed, I’m talking about inflation. We all understand how it works. (It seems like the only people who don’t are those in Washington DC.) Inflation shows …

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