Comments on: Money supply chart of the day http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2010/07/09/money-supply-chart-of-the-day/ A slice of lime in the soda Sun, 26 Oct 2014 19:05:02 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: nedofbaker http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2010/07/09/money-supply-chart-of-the-day/comment-page-1/#comment-16571 Fri, 09 Jul 2010 21:38:57 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/?p=4651#comment-16571 I’m not an economist but:

1. Matt is probably thinking of the monetary base, which the Fed did double in response to the crisis. But this was offset by a tanking M1 multipler.

2. I think MZM is often used as a stand-in for our missing M3.

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By: a.soffronow http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2010/07/09/money-supply-chart-of-the-day/comment-page-1/#comment-16570 Fri, 09 Jul 2010 21:15:23 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/?p=4651#comment-16570 One should generally use a logarithmic scale for the money supply in this type of graph.

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