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Why The Federal Reserve Isn’t Meeting Its Goals

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Reading Time: 5 minutes There are many questions about the current monetary policy, but not many answers provided by the central bankers. The situation, which has remained the same since the Federal Reserve started its quantitative easing policy, was perfectly summarized on Monday as Janet Yellen spoke at the University of Michigan. She didn’t…CONTINUE READING

Rate Of Change: Is The US Economy Slowing Down?

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Reading Time: 3 minutes Firstly, what is the rate of change? The rate of change (ROC) is the percentage change in value that a variable changes over a defined period of time. ROC is often used when attempting to understand the trajectory or trend in which a certain variable is moving in. Take a look at this…CONTINUE READING