Richard Fisher would like people to stop looking to the Fed for liquidity. “We have poured on monetary accommodation,” the Dallas Fed Chairman said at the Institute’s Ideas Festival, “we havefilled the gas tank, and there’s plenty of liquidity out there. Why isn’t it being put to use?”
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