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How famed authors would have written a Fed statement

Fred Williams

The Federal Reserve’s policy announcements are written so densely that, according to a new research paper, it takes a grad school education to understand their prose. What if great writers wrote it instead? CreditCards.com’s editorial staffers took on the literary styles of J.D. Salinger, Jane Austen, Mickey Spillane, Dr. Seuss, Hunter S. Thompson, Douglas Adams, George R.R. Martin and J.K. Rowling to show what a Fed statement might look like in their hands.
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