By Joseph Lawler | 07/09/14 03:18 PM
Federal Reserve officials have an end in mind for the latest round of quantitative easing: If all goes to plan, they will taper the central bank's bond purchases from the current $35 billion a month to zero by October.
By Joseph Lawler | 06/20/14 09:06 AM
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen proclaimed “welcome news” in April: The prospect of a healthy economy was within the medium-term forecast. Fed officials expected the unemployment rate to fall to near 5.5 percent, with inflation stabilizing near the Fed's 2 percent target. The...
By Joseph Lawler | 06/18/14 02:34 PM
The Federal Reserve moved closer to ushering out its massive quantitative easing program Wednesday, announcing that it would reduce its monthly stimulus by $10 billion.
By Paul Bedard | 06/03/14 01:14 PM
Influential financial publisher and former presidential candidate Steve Forbes is out with a new warning that the U.S. faces an economic catastrophe due to the Federal Reserve's loose dollar policy, and returning to a strict “gold standard” is the only way to avoid disaster. In Money: How...
By Lawrence Kudlow | 06/02/14 11:38 AM
Are Ben Bernanke's loose lips the real cause of surging stocks and plunging interest rates?
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