FOMC Leaves Rates Unchanged
- Fed Can Control Inflation, But Little Else In Economy. ALAN REYNOLDS // Investors Business Daily;4/17/2014, pA13
We have all been watching a long mystery with no ending: What the Federal Reserve governors are trying to do, how they intend to do it and why they imagine their efforts will work.
- Country Reports - United States. // United States Country Monitor;2015, p1
A country report for the U.S. as of August 2015 is presented from publisher IHS Inc., with topics including an outlook for the nation's real gross domestic product, e federal funds rate target, and the strengths and weaknesses of the overall business environment.
- Country Reports - United States. // United States Country Monitor;2016, p1
A country report for U.S. is presented from publisher and research company IHS, with topics including forecasts for gross domestic product (GDP), interest rates for federal funds by Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), and business environment in U.S.
- The Estimated Macroeconomic Effects of the Federal Reserve's Large-Scale Treasury Purchase Program. Fuhrer, Jeffrey C.; Olivei, Giovanni P. // Research Review;Jan-Jun2011, Issue 15, p29
The article analysis research paper about the effects of estimated macroeconomics to the federal reserve's large-scale treasury program. It states that the authors apply a set of model to attempt setting apart the effects that the program may have on interest rates, employment rates, and real...
- Updated Policy Projections and Improvement in the Unemployment Rate. Bednar, William; Carlson, John B. // Economic Trends (07482922);5/ 1/2014, p9
The article offers information on the Summary of Economic Projections (SEP) by the U.S. Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) related to inflation, unemployment and gross domestic product (GDP) in the U.S. It states that FOMC forecast related to unemployment declined in March 2014. It mentions...
- CLP: Short-Term Correction Ahead. // Emerging Markets Monitor;2/25/2008, Vol. 13 Issue 44, p11
The article presents a forecast for the Chilean peso as of February 2008. It states that a current account surplus of 4% of gross domestic product (GDP) will likely aid the currency. In addition, it is believed that the widening of the interest rate differential with the U.S. Federal funds rate...
- Is the Fed Funds Rate Still Effective? Silvia, John; Iqbal, Azhar // Business Economics;Oct2014, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p253
Both the depth and length of the Great Recession create the impression that the economy proved impervious to monetary policy. Policy rates, such as the federal funds rate (fed funds rate), were set at record lows, but the recovery in housing, employment, and GDP were subpar at best. Now with a...
- IN BRIEF. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;3/22/2007, Vol. 359 Issue 32592, p2
The article offers news related to bond market in the U.S. The Federal Reserve Board has released a report revealing that Federal Open Market Committee decided to keep its target for the federal funds rate at 5%. Also, it unveils that recent indicators have been mixed and the adjustment in the...
- Three Scenarios for Interest Rates in the Transition to Normalcy. Cooke, Diana A.; Gavin, William T. // Review (00149187);2015 1st Quarter, Vol. 97 Issue 1, p1
In this article, time-series models are developed to represent three alternative, potential monetary policy regimes as monetary policy returns to normal. The first regime is a return to the high and volatile inflation rate of the 1970s. The second regime, the one expected by most Federal Reserve...
- Solid economic growth in the cards. Thredgold, Jeff // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;2/7/2005, Vol. 34 Issue 33, p9
Analyzes the strength of the growing U.S. economy in 2005. Percentage increase in real gross domestic product in 2004; Effect of unchanged long-term interest rates on the housing market in 2004; Forecast on the federal funds rate in 2005.