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The Fed Misrepresenting Inflation to Justify Inept Policy
EconMatters | Inflation | June 26, 2014

The central banks need to downplay inflation, under-report it, and find metrics that support their case of low levels of inflation in the economy. They are talking their proverbial book, justifying their policies of the last five years, and even their existence as a necessary function in the economic wheel.

The Fed Just Lost Any Shred of Credibility on Inflation
EconMatters | Inflation | June 20, 2014

Look at the inflation data & explain why this is not an upward trend for 2014 & an unsettling trend given GDP was actually negative for Q1. What happens to inflation when GDP prints a 4 handle later this year? What happens to inflation when the strongest part of the year from a consumption & GDP standpoint comes gushing into the CPI Reports?

Hot Inflation Reports to Dominate Next Fed Meeting
EconMatters | Inflation | May 27, 2014

We have now entered the Inflation Paradigm of the Fed`s loose monetary experiment, it is time to pay the piper for all this excessively lax money printing complacency. We all knew this day would eventually come, but nobody is prepared for the absolute carnage in the Bond Market!

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