The Fed's aggressive buying of bonds to ease monetary conditions and tackle the nation's jobs crisis is "necessary but insufficient" so long as lawmakers fail to erase the fiscal uncertainty that is keeping employers on the sidelines, Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Richard Fisher warned Tuesday.
Fed's Fisher: QE Insufficient to Spark Jobs Without Fiscal Solution
DEC 18, 2012 1:58pm ET
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A recent phenomenon is the emergence of bonds with shorter call protection as funding alternatives for municipalities. However, the shorter call protection also dampens the potential upside for investors, which in turn reduces the price they are willing to pay.
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