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Helicopter money: the sky would fall on our heads

Helicopter money remains the ultimate weapon central banks can use against deflation. This extreme strategy has been gradually gaining support among market watchers, economists and even some central bankers. However, if this unconventional giveaway was ever used, the consequences would be dramatic

Ingo Mainert
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Helicopter money: the sky would fall on our heads

Helicopter money remains the ultimate weapon central banks can use against deflation. This extreme strategy has been gradually gaining support among market watchers, economists and even some central bankers. However, if this unconventional giveaway was ever used, the consequences would be dramatic

Ingo Mainert

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