The News Radar

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Originally posted Wednesday, 27 April 2022
Another QT Primer

What do quantitative easing and tightening mean? Quantitative easing, or QE, refers to policies that substantially expand the size of the Fed’s balance sheet. Quantitative tightening, or QT, refers to the opposite—policies that reduce the size of the Fed’s balance sheet.

Another primer to refamiliarize oneself with QE/QT basics, ahead of what will be a very interesting year of Fed policy...