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Subject:  Printing a Weaker Dollar Date:  11/21/2012  6:27 PM
Author:  trader2012 Number:  34516 of 35909

It should occur to you, as you watch Rickard’s interview, that Bernanke has multiple intentions with continuously printing money. One is a cheaper dollar (and the subject of Rickard’s book on currency wars). The other is persistently low interest-rates, maybe even far beyond Bernanke’s promised 2015 target. That’s makes it tough to break into the bond-game at this late date with other than investorly, credit-worthiness bets, or outright trading bets on the direction of interest-rates (though Schiller thinks that trade still has legs). In either