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Fiscal stabilizers are crucial

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For all the focus on central banks to step in and fight the next downturn, there are tools outside of monetary policy that could be employed. In this Alphachat Podcast, I talk to Jay Shambaugh about fiscal stabilizers and why we should focus on establishing them now while times are good: https://www.ft.com/content/92dea877-1c35-4a98-b24f-9fb8b4d122ec Share this

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For all the focus on central banks to step in and fight the next downturn, there are tools outside of monetary policy that could be employed. In this Alphachat Podcast, I talk to Jay Shambaugh about fiscal stabilizers and why we should focus on establishing them now while times are good: https://www.ft.com/content/92dea877-1c35-4a98-b24f-9fb8b4d122ec

Megan Greene
Megan Greene is the Chief Economist at Maverick Intelligence, with a particular focus on Europe. She is also a senior fellow at the Atlantic Council, a columnist with Bloomberg and a senior research fellow at Trinity College Dublin. The opinions expressed here are her own and do not reflect those of any employers. Ms Greene offers a strictly independent voice without a political or investment agenda.

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