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Inverted Yield Curve – Economic Outlook Still Trade War Dependent

U.S. 10-Year/2-Year Brief Inversion

This morning (August 14), the U.S. 10-Year/2-Year yield spread briefly inverted. Inversion means that the.. Read More »

Tariff Hike – A White House Shot at the Fed? – The end of Zero Bound in the US? – Consumers Now more than Ever Key to Economic Growth

Fed Lowers Funds Rate

July 31, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) lowered the target range for the Federal Funds (Fed Funds) rate by 25.. Read More »

Second Quarter Real GDP Growth Better Than the Headline Number – Adds to the Rate Cut Debate

GDP Second Quarter Growth Shows Underlying Economic Strength

The U.S. economy, measured by gross-domestic-product GDP, showed real growth of 2.1%.. Read More »

Fed Focus – Boosting the Rate of Inflation – Trade War May Help

Boosting the Rate of Inflation—An FOMC Policy Goal

The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meets on July 30-31. An important policy.. Read More »

Dovish Fed – Second Quarter Earnings Expectations – Second Half Outlook

Dovish Fed – Not Earnings Growth – Key to Recent Stock Market Performance

The dovish stance of the Fed provided a strong boost to stock and.. Read More »

Consumers Carrying the Economy and the Fed Funds Rate Outlook

Consumers Carrying the Economy Consumers represent 70% of gross-domestic-product (GDP) spending. Despite signs of slowing business activity,.. Read More »

The Fed — The End of Patience — The Dove Arrives — Inflation and Trade

The Fed Eliminates Patience from Its Vocabulary The Federal Open Markets Committee (FOMC) yesterday removed the word “patience” from its.. Read More »

Trade War – Neither China nor the U.S. Benefit

The U.S. Economy Shows Mixed Signs The recent mix of economic results suggests that neither China nor the U.S. economies will likely emerge.. Read More »

China-the Great Digital Wall -Balkanization of the Internet -Supply Chain ABC's

Napoleon’s Warning — China the Sleeping Giant The trade war with China could not fail to bring to mind Napoleon’s often cited quote on China.. Read More »

US Potential Economic Output - MMT vs. TNSTFL

U.S. Long-Term Potential Growth — At What Rate?

With both the ebbing tax stimulus and the lagging effects of last year’s less accommodative.. Read More »