Defense against inflation

policies for price stability in a growing economy. [A statement on national policy
  • 96 Pages
  • 2.39 MB
  • English
by , New York
Inflation (FinaNCE) -- United States, Currency question -- United S
LC ClassificationsHG538 C7933
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14611375M

Defense, Controls, and This book offers a transcript of the three-day conference on "The Economics of Mobilization" with a brief review of the issues raised, the conclusions reached, and agreement and disagreement expressed. Several myths of deflation are exposed and the reasons for the widespread deflation phobia that serves to justify expansionary monetary policy, i.e., inflation are investigated.

Two historical case studies, the growth deflation in the US after the Civil War and the bank credit deflation in Germany during the Great Depression are discussed to Cited by: 2. cations and the user/analyst. For those dealing with DoD budgeting and inflation for the first time, the book would provide readily accessible directions and exam-ples.

The book is also intended to provide a more rigorous background for the analyst seeking a detailed understanding of the topic, or needing advice for how. Inflation stimulates business and helps wages to rise, but the increase in wages usually fails to match the increase in prices; hence, real wages often diminish.

Stockholders make gains—often illusory—from increased business profits, but bondholders lose because their fixed percentage return has less buying power. Defense economics examines peace as well as defense issues, using such macroeconomic and microeconomic tools as growth theory, static optimization, dynamic optimization, comparative statics, game theory and econometrics.

This book provides an up-to-date survey of the by: The National Defense Budget Estimates, commonly referred to as “The Green Book,” is a reference source for data associated with the current budget estimates of the Department of Defense (DoD). It provides current (nominal) and constant (real) dollar historical data for the Department, as well as selected data on all National Defense.

Today in the UK there are now two principal measures1 of the general level of market prices for goods and services bought for consumption. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) is used in association with the government’s target level of 2% price inflation per year. Lu separated the period between and into high-inflation and low-inflation months and found that tobacco stocks, for example, showed an annualized average return of % in the high.

Thus, price deflation is no general economic problem, but it leads to a redistribution. Price deflation that is caused by the government may, of course, be considered to be harmful on moral grounds.

This is not the case for price deflation that occurs on a free market or is a market reaction to government intervention. Treasury Inflation Protected Securities - TIPS: Treasury inflation protected securities (TIPS) refer to a treasury security that is indexed to inflation in order to protect investors from the.

Inflation over the next 10 years is now expected to average % per year, according to the St. Louis Federal Reserve, in contrast to % as recently as this past June Author: Mark Hulbert.

How to hedge against inflation (hint: forget gold) Commodities.

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Investing in a broad basket of commodities futures provides some hedging benefits against the risk of inflation. This book analyses the causes and consequences of deflation. In contrast to the widespread belief that deflation would be harmful to the economy as a whole, the author argues that free market deflation is liberating and beneficial/5(8).

Key Points. Warren Buffett has been vocal on the subject of inflation in past periods of rising prices. In the late s and early s, he devoted significant portions of the Berkshire Hathaway annual letter to investing in stocks during inflationary periods.

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Robert J. Samuelson (shelved 3 times as inflation) avg rating — ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Committee for Economic Development.

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