Canada unlikely to follow suit, say experts
The Fed’s key short-term rate has been at a record low near zero for the past seven years
But manufacturers begin to feel pressure from China’s economic slowdown as the oil industry reports being hit by falling energy prices
Federal Reserve chair reiterates Fed rate hike likely later this year
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The baby boomer generation will single-handedly depress potential growth in the economy
WASHINGTON – The Federal Reserve is expected Wednesday to further reduce its stimulus for the U.S. economy even though that prospect has unsettled global financial markets.
The Fed announced last
Fed will face tests as it scales back bond purchases aimed at boosting U.S. economy
The next chairman of Federal Reserve has these problems to deal with
WASHINGTON – The Federal Reserve has sent its strongest signal of confidence in the U.S. economy since the Great Recession struck six years ago: It’s decided the economy is finally
WASHINGTON – Janet Yellen said Thursday that the U.S. economy has regained ground lost to Great Recession but still needs the Federal Reserve’s support because unemployment remains too high at
There’s nothing normal about the U.S. economy these days
She’s given us some pretty good clues
Perhaps. But probably not.
WASHINGTON – The Federal Reserve has decided against reducing its stimulus for the U.S. economy, saying it will maintain the pace of its bond purchases because it thinks the economy
In theory, tapering is good for us. In practice, it could be a bumpy ride.
Whoever he chooses, Obama is likely to move fast