Stimulate the Economy

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When central banks say that they are "Stimulating the Economy", its another way of saying that they are increasing the money supply ( printing Money)

Stimulus Criticisms

  • Its kind of like a drug.  It works well initially, but too much of it can be
    • It can be helpful when Central Bank Balance sheets are relatively normal/small
    • Over time too much of it hurts growth instead of helping