Why Central Banks Have Premature Rate-Hike Anxiety…..to immediately reverse course again?

Traders and investors around the world are wondering when the U.S. Federal Reserve, the U.K.’s Bank of England, and other big central banks around the world are going to raise interest rates.

A better question might be how long those rates will last before they must come down again

Unlike some of its peers, the Fed has kept its benchmark rate unchanged at 0.00-0.25% since December 2008. The last thing it wants to do is raise rates and then immediately reverse course.


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