The week ahead in central banking | Money Supply

International Money Pile in Cash and Coins

International Money Pile in Cash and Coins (Photo credit: epSos.de)

FT Money Supply is an interesting blog to watch at the moment. Check it out!

The week ahead in central banking | Money Supply.

With policy-makers still behind the curve, and markets and credit rating agencies keeping the pressure up, it is timely to look for central bank intervention.

Next week, all eyes will be on the Fed for possible signs of further monetary stimulus. Many commentators, like economist Paul Krugman, believe that the Fed has not done enough to create jobs in the US. On the other hand, the Fed may feel that its hands are tied ahead of the US election – not wanting to be accused of favouring either candidate.

UK’s double-dip recession | Money Supply | News, data and opinions on market-moving economics from the Financial Times – FT.com

Danny Alexander MP addressing a Liberal Democr...

Danny Alexander MP addressing a Liberal Democrat conference in the Bournemouth International Centre (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

This is an excellent article from the FT. Check it out!

UK’s double-dip recession | Money Supply | News, data and opinions on market-moving economics from the Financial Times – FT.com.

Personally, I am not convinced that the statistics are sufficiently accurate to measure a small change from one-quarter to the next.

However, the news does not give me greater confidence in Danny Alexander nor George Osborne. The other day Danny Alexander was arguing for more austerity to compensate.

In my view, it’s about time Danny Alexander was fired. Do you agree?