NCPA Commentaries by Bob McTeer
Dec 20, 2010
Forbes.com: This Bob McTeer post is about the literal printing and issue of money. The next will cover money printing figuratively.
Dec 16, 2010
Forbes: Bob McTeer's latest Business in the Beltway commentary on QE2 and trade.
Dec 14, 2010
Forbes: Distinguished Fellow Bob McTeer explains why the recent tax deal is good news.
Nov 17, 2010
FORBES.com - Robert McTeer's commentary on misconceptions about government's role in job creation.
Nov 15, 2010
Forbes.com -- Bob McTeer's commentary on Forbes.com about fiscal crisis, recession and recovery.
Nov 11, 2010
Distinguished Fellow Bob McTeer has a short analysis of the national debt commission
Nov 10, 2010
Distinguished Fellow Bob McTeer weighs in on domestic monetary policy
Nov 09, 2010
Distinguished fellow Bob McTeer on the latest federal efforts to stimulate the economy
Dec 17, 2008
The Federal Open Market Committee's action on Dec. 16 was historic in its boldness and its willingness to go further into unchartered waters. In addition to reducing the target Fed Funds rate from 1% to a range between 0% and 0.25%, the FOMC promised to use open market operations and other measures to sustain the increased size of its balance sheet.
Dec 15, 2008
The last time I looked I couldn't find mark-to-market accounting in the Constitution of the United States. It must be the eleventh commandment because it's obviously sacred. I understand the President has the authority under the Emergency Powers Act, or some such legislation, to suspend the Bill of Rights in case of a national emergency. Well, we have a national emergency, so mark to market must be more important than the Bill of Rights.