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Chris Patten

Chris Patten

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Chris Patten, the last British governor of Hong Kong and a former EU commissioner for external affairs, is Chancellor of the University of Oxford.

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    Inflation in the Shadow of Debt

    John H. Cochrane

    History has shown that it is much easier to stay ahead of inflation than it is to play catch-up. By ignoring this basic truth, US policymakers are both missing a big opportunity and inviting economic disaster.

    questions whether the US Federal Reserve could carry out a successful monetary stabilization if needed.
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