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Saturday, March 25, 2017
Can't Anybody Here Play This Game?
The embarrassing inability of the Republicans to pass a health care bill has helped kill optimism about a "Trump boom" in the fin...
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Video: Gold Standard And Austerity
Video explaining how austerity works in a Gold Standard model, as described in my previous post .
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Modelling A Gold Standard
Although the topic of the Gold Standard often comes up in economic discussions, their actual operation is less well understood. This artic...
Sunday, March 19, 2017
Book Review: Modern Monetary Theory And European Macroeconomics
Dirk H. Ehnts, a lecturer in economics at Bard College, Berlin, has written Modern Monetary Theory and European Macroeconomics . The book ac...
Python SFC Models Update -- Syntax Change
Progress has been good; I now how have the external sector (open economy) working properly. It look a few tries (I hate foreign exchange t...
Thursday, March 16, 2017
The Robots Are Coming For Your Equations!
A visual demonstration of how the sfc_models generates SFC model equations with algorithms. I demonstrate Model REG, from Chapter 6 of Go...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Fed Hike Cycle: The Long Game
The Federal Reserve is expected to raise rates this afternoon. I am unsure what the Treasury market reaction will be, but my guess is tha...
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