Friday, June 12, 2009

Pulling the Plug on the Market: M2 Money Supply Now Declining

A nice catch by Economic Policy Journal:
...However, it appears that Bernanke may now be reversing policy, again. The latest numbers from the Fed show that over the last three months the money supply has actually declined. On March 9, 2009 M2 non-seasonally adjusted stood at 8363.7 billion. Yesterday, the Fed reported that as of June 1, 2009 the money supply stood at 8335.1 billion. This is an annualized decline of of 1.4% in the money supply....MORE