Quick clicks: Growing chorus wants the Fed to do more
The Goldman-Sachs macroeconomics team is calling for the Federal Reserve to get really aggressive to help the economy. Paul Krugman, “out of a combination of a sense that support is building for a Fed regime shift and sheer desperation,” gets on board as well. Meanwhile, the Center for Economic and Policy Research’s Dean Baker has been there for a while.
And now the big guns – me and my 400 words in U.S. News and World Report. Really, the pressure has become irresistible now, no?