I would like to see this guy fired!
Williams Calls for at Least $600 Billion in Fed Purchases
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams called for additional bond purchases by the Fed to spur economic growth that would be open- ended and total at least $600 billion. High unemployment and inflation below the Fed’s 2 percent target “would argue for additional accommodation now,” Williams said today in an interview on Bloomberg Television from Jackson Hole, Wyoming. “I would like to see something that has a measurable effect on job growth. That would be arguing for a pretty large program” that’s “at least as large as QE2,” or the second round of quantitative easing, he said. Fed Chairman Ben S. Bernanke ... (full story)
- Posted: Sep 1, 2012 9:51pm
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