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Two Percent Inflation: A Good Thing or A Bad Thing

Source: Business Balla | Apr 8 2014, 4:08pm CDT

Maybe it’s just me, but it seems like every time Janet Yellen speaks publicly she goes out of her way to call attention...
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These Charts Show How QE Rescued America From The Great Recession

Oct 28 2014 10:05am CDT | Source: Business Insider

In the dark days of 2008 following the collapse of Lehman Brothers it looked to many like the global economy was facing an economic collapse on a scale not seen before in living memory. In November of that year the Federal Reserve undertook its first round of unorthodox policy in the form of large scale asset purchases, commonly called Quantitative Easing (QE), in an effort to avert that disaster. Six years later the Fed appears to have succeeded in preventing the Great ...
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Ben Bernanke Dines With Hedge Fund Billionaires In New York As He Rakes In The Big Bucks

Source: Business Balla | Mar 27 2014, 5:10pm CDT

Ben Bernanke Dines With Hedge Fund Billionaires In New York As He Rakes In The Big Bucks
A couple of months after stepping down from the job in which he is credited with averting a global financial crisis...
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Russia allows buffalo meat imports from India
Moscow, Dec 4 (IANS/TASS) Russia has allowed imports of buffalo meat from India, the country's veterinary regulator said Thursday.
 
New guidelines for prostate cancer testing
Melbourne, Dec 4 (IANS) Prostate cancer checks in Australia are set to improve after cancer agencies and health experts reached an agreement on new testing guidelines at the World Cancer Congress (WCC) currently being held in Melbourne.
 
Australian researcher discovers first artwork by early human
Sydney, Dec 4 (IANS) An Australian researcher has discovered what is believed to be the first artwork created by a human.
 
 

Taper II and Goodbye Mr. Bernanke

Source: Business Balla | Jan 29 2014, 3:09pm CST

While I wasn’t surprised that the FOMC accelerated their taper today, I wouldn’t have been surprised had they hit the...
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Ben Bernanke: 'We Tried To Do The Right Thing' (And Other Quotes Of The Week)

Source: Business Balla | Jan 19 2014, 4:32pm CST

Ben Bernanke: 'We Tried To Do The Right Thing' (And Other Quotes Of The Week)
Outgoing Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke delivered far-ranging remarks this week at a Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary...
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It's Not A Bubble Until It's Officially Denied, Singapore Edition

Source: Business Balla | Jan 16 2014, 5:45am CST

It's Not A Bubble Until It's Officially Denied, Singapore Edition
There must be an unwritten rule in the shadowy world of central banking that demands that dangerous, society-...
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The Fed Taper: Dances With Wolves

Source: Business Balla | Dec 20 2013, 1:02pm CST

The Fed Taper: Dances With Wolves
In case it wasn’t obvious, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke had to initiate “the taper.” Why? Not just because Uncle Ben...
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Inflation, jobs will drive further US taper (Comment: Special to IANS)

Source: Business Balla | Dec 20 2013, 4:02am CST

The Federal Open Market Committee's announcement Wednesday to reduce the Federal Reserve's monthly purchases of Mortgage Backed Securities and Treasuries of $85 billion a month to $75 billion a month came as a surprise to many market participants.
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IMF warns major transitions in global finance

Source: Business Balla | Oct 10 2013, 4:34am CDT | by IANS

IMF warns major transitions in global finance
Washington, Oct 10 (IANS) The global financial system faces major transitions accompanied by substantial risks, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Thursday.
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Australian researcher discovers first artwork by early human
Sydney, Dec 4 (IANS) An Australian researcher has discovered what is believed to be the first artwork created by a human. The simple zigzag pattern found on a fossilized shell from the Indonesian island of Java has...
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Insects compete with rats to clear garbage
New York, Dec 4 (IANS) Insects play a very important role in cleaning up cities and they compete with other pests like rats and pigeons in their endeavour, a study has said. Scientists sampled arthropods - such as...
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School headmaster shot dead in Pakistan
Islamabad, Dec 4 (IANS) Unidentified gunmen Thursday killed the headmaster of a private school in Pakistan's Balochistan province. Police officials said the armed men opened fire at the vehicle of Zahid Ali,...
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Four more bodies recovered from sunken South Korean ship
Seoul, Dec 4 (IANS) Four more bodies were recovered Thursday from a sunken South Korean fishing ship in the Bering Sea, the foreign ministry here said. This increased the toll to 16, including six South Koreans and 10...
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Lesbian couple asked to desist in London restaurant
London, Dec 4 (IANS) A lesbian couple in a London restaurant was asked to desist by a staff member, who asked them to "stop what you are doing". Lydia Cawson, 29, said that she and her girlfriend were asked by a staff...
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Oxford Dictionaries to add 1,000 new words
London, Dec 4 (IANS) 'Mamil' (middle-aged man in Lycra), 'silvertail' (a person who is socially prominent or who displays social aspirations) and 'crony capitalism' are among the 1,000 new words to be added to...
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Oceans play key role in global 'warming hiatus'
London, Dec 4 (IANS) Increased heat uptake across three oceans - North Atlantic, the Southern Ocean and Equatorial Pacific Ocean - is the likely cause of the 'warming hiatus' -- the current decade-long slowdown in...
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Novel imaging to identify if TB drugs are working
Washington, Dec 4 (IANS) Tuberculosis patients who are not cured of the infection can develop multi-drug resistant TB and have to take as many as six drugs for two years. Now, researchers at University of Pittsburgh...
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PM makes first appointment to High Court of Australia
Canberra, Dec 4 (IANS) Prime Minister Tony Abbott's government Thursday appointed former Victorian Supreme Court judge Geoffrey Nettle as the next Justice of the High Court of Australia. Attorney General George...
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18 suspected militants killed in Pakistan airstrikes
Islamabad, Dec 4 (IANS) At least 18 suspected militants were killed Thursday in airstrikes conducted by Pakistan Air Force fighter jets in North Waziristan. According to officials, the airstrikes were conducted in...
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