Tons of $$, low inflation. Why?

August 2012
ABA Banking Journal;Aug2012, Vol. 104 Issue 8, p8
The article presents information on the low inflations in the U.S. in context to the tripling of the monetary base during the year 2008 to 2011. It mentions the holding of the money deposited and inaction from providing loans by the banking systems during the period of increasing money supply. It highlights the impact of money multiplying among different banks in the situation of high cash flow, and cites the role of the U.S. Federal Reserve in controlling the flow.


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