The Federal Reserve has two main jobs: maximize employment and keep prices stable. That second piece, stable prices, has meant the Fed tries to keep inflation at 2 percent. Former Fed Chair Ben Bernanke made that target the explicit goal…
It may not be much of a surprise, but Yellen's departure does leave some questions about the future of the Fed.
The official statements from the Fed, the president and the 2016 presidential candidates.
The publication illustrates the economy with some anecdotal notes.
Secretary of the Future
In the future, the Fed and others will have to create new ways to work outside the financial system
The Fed Chair prepares to testify before Congress about markets and the economy