How did the US economy get to be in such a mess?

SETTING THE STAGE FOR TODAY’S VOLATILE SECURITIES MARKETS

THE LORDS OF EASY MONEY: HOW THE FEDERAL RESERVE BROKE THE AMERICAN ECONOMY BY CHRISTOPHER LEONARD (2022) 384 PAGES ★★★★☆

Members of the Federal Reserve Board’s Open Market Committee (FOMC) appear with other leading officials of the Fed in the boardroom at the agency’s headquarters in Washington, DC, in 2009. Only 12 of these 17 people were voting members of the FOMC. Then-Chairman Ben Bernanke sits in the middle of the front row. His successor Janet Yellen is on the far right. Image: Joe Pavel — Reuters.

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WHY TOM HOENIG OPPOSED THESE POLICIES

WHERE DID ALL THOSE TRILLIONS GO?

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