The Gist

Adam Davidson Makes Negative Interest Rates Positively Interesting

Unglaze your eyes as The Gist explains a new experiment with interest rates being tested at a Swedish bank.

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

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On The Gist, Adam Davidson explains the latest experimental development of a desperate economy—negative interest rates. Davidson is columnist for the New York Times Magazine and host of a new podcast with Adam McKay called Surprisingly Awesome. For the Spiel, oh yeah, more Trump.

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