INTEREST RATES

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  1. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve Board building on Constitution Avenue is pictured in Washington

    Commentary: It is time central banks and governments shoot for negative interest rates

    A once-in-a-century crisis calls for massive government intervention including dispensing with market-based allocation mechanisms, says Professor ...
  2. A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly before the closing bell as the m

    Commentary: Even with near-zero interest rates, a global economic recession is almost certain

    The US Federal Reserve howitzer will minimise chances of financial calamity, but more will be needed to arrest the effects of the COVID-19 ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: A participant stands near a logo of World Bank at the International Monetary Fund - Wor

    Commentary: The end of the decade – the world is in more debt and it isn’t going away

    Low interest rates and fiscal spending to help economies climb out of the global financial crisis has put the world at record debt levels.