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Economy

Market's honeymoon with central banks can only last so long

Addiction to easy money has created a strange new world -- and hints of a bubble

A man looks at a screen displaying news of markets update inside the Bombay Stock Exchange building in Mumbai, India, on June 20, 2016.   © Reuters

When the Dow Jones Industrial Average topped 24,000 for the first time on Nov. 30, U.S. President Donald Trump wasted no time in taking credit.

"If the Dems had won the presidential election, the market would be down 50% from these levels," he tweeted combatively.

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