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10 August. 2016 When Rates are Close to Zero, Behavior Changes

By Ian Shepherdson

Slowly but surely, it is becoming respectable to argue that central bank policy in the developed world is part of the problem of slow growth, not the solution. We have worried for some time that the signal sent by ZIRP--that the economy is in terrible shape--is more than offsetting the cash-flow gains to borrowers.

Posted: 10th Aug 2016 in 'U.S. Documents'

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