Los Angeles Business Journal

Why the U.S. Should Issue More TIPS

Monday, May 13, 2013

Savers are right to worry about the risk of inflation in coming years. But policymakers can reassure long-term savers of their anti-inflation credentials with a change in the U.S. government’s debt management policy: sell only inflation-indexed notes and bonds with a maturity of 5 years or more, Bloomberg BusinessWeek reports.