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The pandemic has been super weird. That’s probably the biggest understatement of the last two years, but there’s no adequate way to use words to describe how pretzel-shaped the economy has become since early 2020 lockdowns started. It’s not the fault of any one thing, really — it’s a whole global mishmash of problems, touching absolutely everything that currently occupies space and time. And because of that, it takes a whole global mishmash of efforts to try to right the boat.

One of the many efforts currently implemented is a strategic monthly purchase of $120 billion in Treasury and mortgage-backed securities each month by the United States Federal Reserve. By doing this, the Fed can keep money flowing to lenders at cheap rates, giving the whole economy some hot air balloon-level uplift.

The problem, of course, comes when inflation and other economic indicators hit a level that hint that the economy has reached a lofty-enough point that it may be in…

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