Last stand for central bank independence?

In September, Trump said on CNBC: "I think [Yellen] is very political, and to a certain extent, I think she should be ashamed of herself."

When US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump lashed out at Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen in September, saying she was creating artificially loose monetary conditions to ensure a Democratic victory in the US elections, a new low point was reached in terms of political attacks on developed world central banks.

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