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THE WOLF STREET REPORT: How Negative Interest Rates Screw Up the Economy

Now they’re clamoring for the NIRP absurdity in the US. How will this end? (11 minutes) Enjoy reading WOLF STREET and want to support it? Using ad blockers – I totally get why – but want to support the site? You can donate “beer money.” I appreciate it immensely. Click on the beer mug to find out how: Would you like to be notified via email when WOLF STREET publishes a new article? Sign up here.

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THE WOLF STREET REPORT: Fuel for the Next Mortgage Bust?

Here we go again: Cash-out refi hype is back full-blast, and for the first time since early 2006, people are doing it in large numbers (11 minutes). Enjoy reading WOLF STREET and want to support it? Using ad blockers – I totally get why – but want to support the site? You can donate “beer money.” I appreciate it immensely. Click on the beer mug to find out how: Would you like to be notified via email when WOLF STREET publishes a new article? Sign up here.

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THE WOLF STREET REPORT: Is the Everything Bubble Ripe Yet?

Suddenly – I mean the signs had been everywhere for a long time and “suddenly” doesn’t really apply – the whole house of cards came tumbling down. Enjoy reading WOLF STREET and want to support it? Using ad blockers – I totally get why – but want to support the site? You can donate “beer money.” I appreciate it immensely. Click on the beer mug to find out how: Would you like to be notified via email when WOLF STREET publishes a new article? Sign up here....

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THE WOLF STREET REPORT: The Giant Sucking Sound of Financial Repression

In the US alone, it impacts nearly $40 trillion. And there are consequences for the real economy (10 minutes). Enjoy reading WOLF STREET and want to support it? Using ad blockers – I totally get why – but want to support the site? You can donate “beer money.” I appreciate it immensely. Click on the beer mug to find out how: Would you like to be notified via email when WOLF STREET publishes a new article? Sign up here.

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THE WOLF STREET REPORT: Who’re the Victims of Inflation?

On whose side are the Fed and the media? They make it sound like inflation is something inherently good. And that’s how the media pitch inflation to regular folks — and that the Fed is heroically trying to make sure everyone gets enough of it. But who benefits, and who are the victims? (10 minutes) Enjoy reading WOLF STREET and want to support it? Using ad blockers – I totally get why – but want to support the site? You can donate “beer money.” I appreciate it...

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THE WOLF STREET REPORT: After All This Money Printing, Where’s the Huge Inflation?

Oh, it’s here alright. With all this central-bank money printing and zero-interest-rate policies and negative-interest-rate policies, and central-bank liquidity injections, with all these loosey-goosey monetary policies around the globe, why are we not seeing huge bouts of inflation? (12 minutes) Enjoy reading WOLF STREET and want to support it? Using ad blockers – I totally get why – but want to support the site? You can donate “beer money.” I appreciate it...

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THE WOLF STREET REPORT: When the Music of the “Wealth Effect” Stops

OK, so we have a phenomenon here that has taken on historically huge proportions in the era of the Everything Bubble (12 minutes): Enjoy reading WOLF STREET and want to support it? Using ad blockers – I totally get why – but want to support the site? You can donate “beer money.” I appreciate it immensely. Click on the beer mug to find out how: Would you like to be notified via email when WOLF STREET publishes a new article? Sign up here.

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THE WOLF STREET REPORT: Stealth Stimulus Has Arrived

The Fed has already accomplished more with its verbiage this year than it had last time when it cut rates all the way to near-zero and did trillions of dollars of QE. And we’re seeing the first results. (11 minutes) Enjoy reading WOLF STREET and want to support it? Using ad blockers – I totally get why – but want to support the site? You can donate “beer money.” I appreciate it immensely. Click on the beer mug to find out how: Would you like to be notified via...

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THE WOLF STREET REPORT

The Treasury Market Acts Like the Economy is in a Death Spiral, But Wait… In the past, the Treasury market was terribly wrong about this. In these instances, the 10-year yield had no predictive quality. It was just a stupid move by the market that then self-corrected brutally. The last such idiocy happened in 2016. The good folks who made that move are still ruing the day (13 minutes). Enjoy reading WOLF STREET and want to support it? Using ad blockers – I totally...

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THE WOLF STREET REPORT

How a Low Share Price Would be Fatal for Tesla, and why Musk has to pump it up, come hell or high water. Tesla shares are down 50% from last December and are back where they’d first been in September 2013. Bonds dropped to a new low on Friday, reflecting what the market thinks the probability is that Tesla will default, and what bondholders will get if it does. This poses a unique existential problem for Tesla. Enjoy reading WOLF STREET and want to support it? Using...

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