Items Tagged with 'Berlin'


  • The Fed, QE3 and housing

    The announcement by the Federal Open Market Committee that the central bank would initiate additional, open-ended purchases of residential mortgage-backed securities caused the bond market to...
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  • Mr. Mortgage Banker, tear down this wall!

    For those of you old enough to remember, the title of this piece is an adaptation of President Ronald Reagan’s Brandenburg Gate speech in West Berlin, Germany, in which he said “Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!”  The wall in question was the Berlin Wall.  Here is an excerpt, compliments of Wikipedia:
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