No matter what they do

They can’t get the figures down:

U.S. consumer prices increased more than expected in January amid rises in the costs of shelter and healthcare, but the pick-up in inflation likely does not change expectations that the Federal Reserve will start cutting interest rates in the first half of this year.

Keep printing money out of nothing and you’ll get inflation - simple really.

Nothing quite like sound money:

Sound money is money that is not prone to sudden appreciation or depreciation in purchasing power over the long term, aided by self-correcting mechanisms inherent in a free-market system.


You mean that there is no free lunch?

The Captain

loves the Sound of Money!


The first person who says there is no free lunch wants a free lunch.

Hence, the “supply side” policy: counterbalance all the money showered on the “JCs”, by taking away from everyone else.



Except the US is moving on from supply-side econ.

We are beginning to create economies of scale in manufacturing. This leads to a massive increase in middle class wealth. Real wealth.