Federal Reserve


Federal Reserve Board Chairman Janet Yellen speaks to the media during her monthly news conference at the Federal Reserve, September 17, 2014 in Washington, DC. T

Americans don't know who runs the Federal Reserve

Oct 6, 2014
A new survey from Pew worries Kai Ryssdal.
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William Dudley on interest rates and regulatory scrutiny

Oct 6, 2014
The New York Fed president talks inflation and addresses recently leaked tapes.
Posted In: Federal Reserve, New York Federal Reserve, inflation

Once upon a time, inflation really was high

Sep 18, 2014
Warnings about letting inflation loose stem from the 1970s and '80s.
Posted In: inflation, Federal Reserve

Colorful snippets from the Fed's 'Beige Book'

Sep 3, 2014
Really! They're interesting! We promise!
Posted In: Federal Reserve, Beige Book

PODCAST: Bank of America settles for $16.65 billion

Aug 21, 2014
Plus: predicting a rise in interest rates and Ebola's effect on Africa's economy.
Posted In: Bank of America, Ebola, poverty, Federal Reserve

Dallas Fed Chair: Time to lose monetary "beer goggles"

Jul 16, 2014
Chairman Richard W. Fisher says the nation's monetary policy needs to sober up.
Posted In: Federal Reserve, Dallas, monetary policy

What does the Fed chair worry about? Slack

Jul 2, 2014
Janet Yellen is concerned about the lack of jobs for un-and-underemployed workers.
Posted In: Federal Reserve, slack, employment

Fed grapples with rising prices and slow growth

Jun 18, 2014
Questions on stimulus and interest rates are subject of Federal Reserve meeting.
Posted In: Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen, stimulus
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Fido, your big day at the office is here

Jun 13, 2014
Marketplace Datebook for the week of June 16, 2014
Posted In: dogs, Jaws, oceans, Federal Reserve

This summer's most boring read

Jun 4, 2014
The Fed's Beige Book is as bland as the color of its cover, and it's on purpose.
Posted In: Federal Reserve, Beige Book