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- As I See It. Dodgson, Gregory E. V. // Grand Rapids Business Journal;10/16/2000, Vol. 18 Issue 42, p41
Reports on the United States Federal Reserve Open Market Committee's monitoring of consumers' expectations about inflation. Effects of higher energy costs on the U.S. economy; Concerns about the psychology of households.
- Inflation and prices. // Economic Trends (07482922);Apr97, p8
Studies the correlation between inflation and prices in the United States. Monetary restraint by the US Federal Reserve System Federal Open Market Committee; Inflation indicators showing no sign of moving away from the three percent trend.
- Inflation and Prices. // Economic Trends (07482922);Oct98, p7
Focuses on the measure of inflation and prices in the United States as of October 1998. Federal Open Market Committee's central tendency range in 1998; Consumer price index; Producer price index; Commodity futures prices; Blue Chip Survey forecast in September 1998.
- Monetary Policy. // Economic Trends (07482922);Nov98, p2
Reports on the federal funds rate target lowered by the United States Federal Open Market Committee at its September 29, 1998 meeting. Federal funds rate target prior to the September reduction; Factor to which the decrease is attributed; Warning signal of future Inflation.
- Monetary Policy. // Economic Trends (07482922);Apr2000, p2
Reports on the decision of the United States Federal Open Market Committee to raise the federal funds rate target. How the decision will attempt to prevent inflation in the U.S.; Increase in interest rates; Growth of M2 and M3 monetary aggregates.
- FOMC in 1998: Can It Get any Better Than This? Wheelock, David C. // Review (00149187);Jul/Aug99, Vol. 81 Issue 4, p11
Reviews United States Federal Reserve monetary policy actions and concerns during 1998. Key macroeconomic outcomes for 1998; Signals of a possible increase in the rate of inflation; Review of the discussion and decisions taken at each Federal Open Market Committee meeting during 1998.
- Fed's Inaction Removes One Cap Markets Concern, But Others Remain. Sinnock, Bonnie // National Mortgage News;08/28/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 49, p5
Discusses the issues affecting the mortgage market in the United States. Decision of the Federal Open Market Committee to leave interest rates unchanged; Question on the stability of inflation; Continuing Treasury buybacks.
- Bullard: Fed Must Be Wary Of Sparking Inflation. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;5/17/2012, Vol. 380 Issue 33716, p2
The article reports on the concerns over the likelihood of inflation as the U.S. Federal Open Market Committee goes on-pause which poses risk in overcommitting to the easy monetary policy.
- Inflation outlook is widely divided. Nagan, Peter S.; Kaufman, Kenneth A. // ABA Banking Journal;Jul86, Vol. 78 Issue 7, p14
Presents an inflation outlook for 1986 to 1987 in the U.S.. Tendency of low inflation to continue; Possibility of a significant interest rates declines; Indicators of inflation cited by the U.S. Federal Open Market Committee.