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Will High Oil Prices Derail the Recovery?

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Unless you’re Jed Clampett, rising oil prices probably worry you.  Higher energy costs threaten to either reignite inflation to levels last seen when leisure suits and disco music ruled the…
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Of Sausages and Monetary Policy

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I’m visualizing Paul Volcker chomping down hard on his cigar and Alan Greenspan smacking a raw serve into the net. Why? Several senior Federal Reserve officials, notably, regional presidents Fisher,…
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