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Research Finds Link Between Inflation And Laughter In Federal Reserve Meetings

schliz (994115) writes | about a year ago

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schliz (994115) writes "A one percentage point increase in an inflation forecast brings about a 75% rise in laughter, according to an American University PhD student, who studied transcripts of the Federal Open Market Committee at the Federal Reserve. Laughter usually comes in response to witticisms during a meeting at the time of the inflation forecast, and has been shown to be a mechanism for coping with the stress of a perceived threat."
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It is true then ... (0)

Anonymous Coward | about a year ago | (#44921337)

A one percentage point increase in an inflation forecast brings about a 75% rise in laughter in Federal Reserve ,eetings

The more the people suffer, the more happy the banksters become

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