quantitative easing

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Why QE may be coming to Canada (and no, we don’t mean the Queen)

With interest rates close to zero, the Bank of Canada may have to turn to QE, as in quantitative easing, if the economy continues to slump. But will it work?
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The ECB has pulled the trigger, but will the bazooka blow?

Jan. 25: The first weekend playbook, and the big question this week: now that the eurozone has committed to quantitative easing, will it work?
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Is the Canadian economy’s 7-month winning streak about to end?

Your top financial and economic news for Oct. 31
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The end of the Fed’s unprecedented monetary stimulus is nigh

Your top financial and economic news for Oct. 29
Jim Flaherty.

Jim Flaherty has to stop talking about monetary policy

The more he says, the more he undermines the Bank of Canada governor
Janet Yellen

Shutdown over, when will Janet Yellen dial back the Fed’s easy money policy?

There’s nothing normal about the U.S. economy these days
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What the end of QE will mean for Canada (as explained by the Bank of Canada)

Six things about the Fed, QE and its influence on Canada
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Canadian government bonds: Not so sexy anymore

Why foreign investors have lost interest: Econowatch explains.
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The economics of marijuana legalization (plus, a buncha other stuff)

Reflections on the best econ stories from the Twitterverse