Monthly Archive:: July 2008

2008-07-31 US Economic Releases

[Skip to the end] GDP QoQ Annualized (Released 8:30 EST) GDP Price Index (Released 8:30 EST) GDP ALLX (Released 8:30 EST) Personal Consumption (Released 8:30 EST) Core PCE QoQ (Released 8:30 EST) Personal Consumption ALLX 1 (Released 8:30 EST) Personal Consumption ALLX 2 (Released 8:30 EST) Employment Cost Index (Released 8:30 EST) ...Read More

2006: Warren B introduces economist Paul Davidson

Video: Post Keynesian Keynote Dinner- Warren Mosler 2006 ...Read More

Re: Liquidity

> >   European demand for $ funding has increased and surpassed the US demand > Pat, this is most problematic as it indicates the eurozone is strung out on $US debt. At least the US banking system doesn’t have a problem with euro debt. This compounds the systemic risk over there. Warren ...Read More

2008-07-30 US Economic Releases

[Skip to the end] MBA Mortgage Applications (Released 7:00 EST) MBA Purchasing Index (Released 7:00 EST) MBA Refinancing Index (Released 7:00 EST) MBA ALLX 1 (Released 7:00 EST) MBA ALLX 2 (Released 7:00 EST) ADP Employment Change (Released 8:15 EST) ADP ALLX (Released 8:15 EST) MBA Mortgage Applications (Jul 25) Survey n/a ...Read More

Fed Governor Mishkin on monetary policy

[Skip to the end] In case there was any doubt things have changed. from his July 28 speech: Policymakers, academic economists, and the general public broadly agree that maintaining a low and stable inflation rate significantly benefits the economy. For example, low and predictable inflation simplifies the savings and retirement planning of ...Read More

Re: Fed study on TAF

[Skip to the end] >     >    On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 4:05 AM, Andrea wrote: >     >    In case you haven’t seen this yet: A Fed study that finds that >    Taf has lowered Libor. >     > >     >     right, thanks, as if they needed to fund a study to figure that out! It’s ...Read More

2008-07-29 US Economic Releases

[Skip to the end] ICSC-UBS Store Sales WoW (Released 7:45 EST) ICSC-UBS Store Sales YoY (Released 7:45 EST) Redbook Store Sales Weekly YoY (Released 8:55 EST) ICSC-UBS Redbook Comparison TABLE (Released 8:55 EST) S&P-Case Shiller Home Price Index (Released 9:00 EST) S&P-CS Composite-20 YoY (Released 9:00 EST) Case Shiller ALLX 1 (Released ...Read More

AP: Rising inflation hits German confidence

Rising inflation hits German confidence by Matt Moore Same theme: ‘inflation’ hurting buying plans. Expectations theory says ‘inflation’ expectations will accelerate purchases. Different kinds of ‘inflation’ at work… ...Read More

2008-07-28 UK News Highlights

[Skip to the end] Highlights: U.K. Hometrack House Prices Fall the Most Since 2001 Brown Says He Won’t Turn to ’70s Agenda After Defeat Darling Considers Expanding Mortgage Bond-Swap Scheme, FT Says     U.K. Hometrack House Prices Fall the Most Since 2001 by Brian Swint (Bloomberg) The average cost of a ...Read More

2008-07-25 Weekly Credit Graph Packet

[Skip to the end] A touch higher last week, but still seems to be working its way lower. IG On-the-run Spreads (Released 10:50 EST) IG6 Spreads (Released 10:50 EST) IG7 Spreads (Released 10:50 EST) IG8 Spreads (Released 10:50 EST) IG9 Spreads (Released 10:50 EST) IG On-the-run Spreads (Jul 25) [top][end] IG6 Spreads ...Read More