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The co-CEO of the world’s largest bond fund has warned America that it faces a combination of higher inflation, austerity and financial repression over the coming years as policy makers grapple with the impact of the financial crisis and the subsequent policy response.
Pimco Chief Executive Mohamed El-Erian told CNBC Friday he is disturbed by increases in commodities prices and how investors and the government react to them.
Jobless claims rise more than expected; producer price index rises 0.7%, with CNBC's Rick Santelli & Steve Liesman; and Mohamed El-Erian, Pimco.
Insight on the US health care industry and whether the world can accommodate China's success, among other topics, with Hedge Fund titan Jim Chanos, president and founder of Kynikos Associates, and Mohamed El-Erian, Pimco CEO & co-CIO.
Mohamed El-Erian, Pimco CEO & co-CIO, explains how the Fed decided on QE2. "QE has helped the crisis around the world," he says. But he also adds, that "QE3 would be a very bad idea."
PIMCO CEO Mohamed El-Erian shared his thoughts on Japan's economy, following the tragic earthquake and tsunami that hit that nation Friday. El-Erian wrote that five factors will dominate the economic outlook, as the whole world is hoping the tragedies will soon give way to stories of rescues and recovery of a society that is suffering enormous pain and disrupting uncertainties.
Extending the Federal Reserve's easy-money policies would be a mistake for an economy that badly needs to learn how to live without artificial stimulus, Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian told CNBC.
The lack of a flight to the US dollar and Treasurys during the crisis in Egypt is a warning sign that investors are moving away from traditional American safety plays, Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian told CNBC.
Pimco CEO Mohamed El-Erian shared his commentary on Egypt and the challenges that country faces restarting its economy as its future remains uncertain.
Turmoil in Egypt has sent a message to rulers through the region that they need to get "ahead of the curve" or face similar destabilizing problems, Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian told CNBC.