Sep 19, 2013 The Federal Reserve's big surprise: no cuts to bond buying for now, the economy isn't strong enough.
Sep 19, 2013 The Federal Reserve's big surprise: no cuts to bond buying for now. And European investors gladly welcome the news.
Sep 17, 2013 The Fed buys billions of dollars worth of bonds each month to pump cash into our financial system. The question in front of the the Fed Board today: when should they start to slow the buying down.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Aug 22, 2013 A key summit of economists in Jackson Hole, Wyo., may shed more light on the Fed's plan to taper its stimulus policies.
Jul 31, 2013 The political battle over who will succeed Ben Bernanke is heating up -- and it could be the most important economic policy decision made this year.
Jul 26, 2013 The battle for the next head of the Federal Reserve has heated up amid charges of sexism.
Jul 19, 2013 In what may be his final testimony before Congress as chairman of the Fed, Ben Bernanke says the central bank will wind down its bond buying program.
Jul 15, 2013 Fed chair Ben Bernanke heads to Capitol Hill for his last semi-annual two-day testimony. He may face tough questions, reflecting perceived politicization of his role in the absence of coordination between Congress and the White House.
Jun 24, 2013 Will China’s efforts to curtail lending become a problem for the U.S. economy?