Most discussion of the Treasury market coming from people who are not rates strategists involves hoping for or predicting the collapse of the bond market. Nobody likes rates to be this low, and they are an insult to those people who studied Economics 101 and are certain that bon…
I have advanced my agent-based model project, and I just wanted to comment on what I am hoping to do with the initial model. As I have noted previously…
One practice of economists that draws a lot of complaints is the use of subsets of the consumer price indices. Most commonly it is core CPI – excluding…
The latest CPI report showed a spike in the core measure (excluding food and energy). The core inflation rate has hit a modern record, which has prompt…
In my upcoming book on inflation, the focus is on consumer price indices, but there are other aggregate prices indices that are of interest. In this ar…
I just wanted to make some generic comments on the latest U.S. jobs data that came out last week. My comments are somewhat delayed as I was somewhat gr…
I have been catching up on some of my programming backlog, and I think I am in position to aim for a minimum viable product (MVP) version of my Python …
J.W. Mason put out this snarky tweet that had a follow up that linked to one of my articles (that I have long forgotten about!): Olivier Blanchard Join…
See all