commentary by Roger Erickson
According to some commodity investment advisors, this is ...
How QE3 – Like QE1 and QE2 – Will Trigger Inflation.
Seems like no 2 people use the same, semantic definition for "inflation," but that word triggers the same fear in most, regardless of which definition is used. Let's call it inflated convergence.
I would bet $50 that there's a correlation between financial trades and the frequency of media mention of anything sounding remotely like "inflation."
Some psychology dept somewhere has likely done a test run with some local media outlets - sprinkling a variety of "be-, ce-, de-, fe-, ge- ... on to ze-flations" into ongoing business section articles. Maybe even "zen-flayshun," for those meditating on how to boycott self flagellation!