CategoryInflation, Deflation & Disinflation

Are Negative Interest Rates in Our Future?

Recent economic indicators from the U.S. show a weak jobs report in September 2015, with industrial production down and a weakening world economy for U.S. exports. These indicators begin to raise the question; will the U.S. enter a recession in late 2015 or early 2016? And if the U.S. does enter a recession, will that lead the Federal Reserve to begin a process of negative interest rates? In March 2015, this Amateur Economist began to openly discuss the underlying weakness […]

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