All posts by Mark Sobel

Deciphering FOMC rate-cut rationale

Deciphering FOMC rate-cut rationale

Policy-makers must answer key questions to advance public understanding ...
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Trump's unsound dollar intervention idea

Trump’s unsound dollar intervention idea

US currency action could cause turmoil ...
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Ignore Lagarde's doubters

Ignore Lagarde’s doubters

IMF chief runs a tight ship and will bring unparalleled energy ...
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Currency action is a distraction

Currency action is a distraction

'Countervailing intervention': Undesirable and unworkable ...
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Treasury navigates shoals of administration

Treasury navigates shoals of administration

Foreign exchange report and US politics ...
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Renminbi ‘weaponisation’ talk overblown

Renminbi ‘weaponisation’ talk overblown

Beijing will back financial stability despite US tension ...
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Mood set to be downbeat at IMF meetings

Mood set to be downbeat at IMF meetings

Co-operation and multilateralism may be in short supply at the spring assembly ...
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Fed should focus on winning over public

Fed should focus on winning over public

Central bank should embark on an intensive educational campaign across the US ...
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US Treasury misguided on IMF quotas

US Treasury misguided on IMF quotas

Stance will set back multilateralism, promote regionalism and damage US interests ...
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US proposal may revivify IMF resources

US proposal may revivify IMF resources

Avoiding quota changes postpones voting-power debate ...
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IMF enhancing efforts in Latin America

IMF enhancing efforts in Latin America

Fund’s reputation with region’s leaders is much improved ...
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US-China currency deal raises critical questions

US-China currency deal raises critical questions

Conditions for stability are ripe ...
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