Economics Today

Federal Reserve/Economic Reports According to the November meeting minutes, FOMC members indicated the case to hike interest rates continued to strengthen. Many members believe a rate hike should happen “relatively soon” and argued that, to preserve credibility, such...

What a difference a day makes!

Before last night, the conventional wisdom held that Hillary Clinton would be our next president and the next four years would be colored by her policy agenda. The markets had already come to….. Click here for...

Economics Today

Federal Reserve/Economic Reports In a speech on Monday, Federal Reserve member and noted “dove” Lael Brainard indicated her view that the Fed should not hurry to raise interest rates. The dovish comments from Brainard broke a string of recent hawkish statements from...

Economics Today

Federal Reserve/Economic Reports At the Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said, “In light of the continued solid performance of the labor market and our outlook for economic activity and inflation, I believe the case for...
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