Jan 15, 2014 When the Fed sends less money to the Capitol, it also loses some political capital.
Jan 14, 2014 The Fed is testing out new tools to fight inflation that may be coming down the road.
Jan 13, 2014 Economists say the Fed's massive balance sheet isn't a concern, thanks to new tools.
Dec 24, 2013 Applications for home mortgages in the U.S. have dropped to a record low since the Federal Reserve announced its plans to slow its bond-buying program.
Dec 23, 2013 Marketplace invites you to the party of the year.
Dec 19, 2013 As of yesterday, that's how much the Fed held on its books.
Dec 19, 2013 The Fed is not worried about inflation right now. But should it also worry about the opposite? Persistently falling prices, or deflation, can also wreck an economy.
Dec 18, 2013 On Wednesday, the Federal Reserve announced it will cut its bond-buying program by $10 billion starting January. So what about this whole tapering thing? What’s it gonna mean for you and me and Aunt Mabel?
Dec 18, 2013 The long awaited move has come. The Fed says its going to cut its monthly asset purchases by $10 billion.