What interest rate will be charged upon the loans that are to be made?
No considerable diminution of the interest-volume can be expected through a decline in the interest rate.
Real interest rates skyrocket because in an environment of negative inflation, even a zero interest rate is high in real terms.
A lender, as we know, must charge an interest rate that recovers the depreciated value of the dollars loaned.
Hence, we would have proved that a fall in the interest rate causes a rise in the interest rate—which is absurd.
This being true, the mere mention of a capital sum implies the interest problem, and assumes the interest rate.
The sacrifice sale thus reveals the merchant's high estimate of the interest rate.
One association, it was reported, has reduced its interest rate without request of its borrowers.
But the influence of the interest rate on saving is relative to the character of men.
This risk of a change in the interest rate is one of many chances he has to run.