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I am writing this while I am sitting in London's Heathrow Airport (Terminal 5) after having spent a couple of days in London.
I have been thinking a lot about whether to write this blog post or not because by doing so I will get involved in what I am trying to criticize - the emergence of what we could term 'reality TV economics'.
I have an oped in UK's City AM on Bank of England's new forward guidance regime. Yes, I am disappointed...
Which central bank has conducted monetary policy in the best way in the last five years? Among "major" central banks the answer in my view clearly would have to be the SNB - the Swiss central bank.
The recent debate about who should be the new Federal Reserve governor has made me think about the general misperception that a good central bank governor is a good "crisis manager".
This is me on CNBC being interviewed by Kelly Evans about why I think Chuck Norris should be the next Fed chairman. Enjoy.
I think Janet Yellen would be a pretty bad choice for new Fed chairman, but she is much preferable to Larry Summers.
The Wall Street Journal has undertaken a very interesting task - the newspaper has evaluated the forecasting skills of different FOMC members.