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Saving grace

7 November 2011 By Martin Hutchinson

Ben Bernanke said last week that low interest rates, which penalize savers, served the greater good of economic growth. But high savings rates correlate with growth over both the long and short term. Bernanke’s discouragement of prudence could yet stymie his objective.

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