Macro Musings Blog
Friday, November 20, 2020
Storytelling: Friday Chart Edition
I have not posted here in awhile, so I thought it would be good to share a few recent charts that tell interesting stories. Central Bank Bal...
Wednesday, September 2, 2020
The Fed's New Framework
I have a new article presenting my take on the Fed's new average inflation target (AIT). It includes an explanation of how it works com...
Monday, August 10, 2020
A Twitter Thread on Interest Rate Determination
Over in the twitterverse, this discussion on interest rate determination happened.
Monday, July 6, 2020
Make-Up Policy: Where Art Thou?
As we head into the second half of the year, the swift recovery many were hoping for is facing an uncertain future. The resurgence of the CO...
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
NGDP Targeting in the United Kingdom
Something interesting is happening in the United Kingdom. Some government officials there are pushing for the Bank of England to adopt an N...
Thursday, June 11, 2020
The Public Finance Implications of COVID-19
Peter Stella joined me on the podcast this week. He was back by popular demand and we touched on two important and related questions: how s...
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Extensions to the NGDP Gap
The monetary policy program at the Mercatus Center recently released a new measure called the NGDP gap . We created it as an alternative wa...
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