Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

(from the FT so, grain of salt) measures by governments to boost their coffers and/or reduce debt, including holding down interest rates to below inflation (representing a tax on savers and a transfer of benefits from lenders to borrowers), imposing capital controls, etc. China gets accused of this a lot


Financial repression is basically a tax on captive bondholders and it works best when you have banks over a proverbial barrel

—p.241 The End of Banking, New Tales, and a Taxing Time Ahead (229) by Mark Blyth
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6 years, 7 months ago