- ON DEADLINE. // Credit Union Journal;12/20/2004, Vol. 8 Issue 51, p1
This article reports that the U.S. Federal Reserve Board continued its bid to slow economic growth and inflation and added another 25 basis points last week to its target rate for overnight Federal Funds, pushing the benchmark rate to 2.25%. Economists widely predicted last weeks rate hike...
- The Golden Rule. Bethell, Tom // National Review;11/11/1983, Vol. 35 Issue 22, p1390
The article discusses the condition of the economy of the U.S. as of November 1983. The price of gold has fallen below $400 an ounce. This tells that the Federal Reserve Board may be holding the money supply too tight. The goal of its policy is to maintain a stable currency. Some changes in...
- GROW UP. Miller, Matthew // New Republic;5/13/96, Vol. 214 Issue 20, p20
Disputes the economic arguments and ideas of those who criticize the U.S. Federal Reserve Board headed by Alan Greenspan in 1996. State of the economic growth rate of the country; Explanation of the concept of non-accelerating inflation rate of unemployment; Factors considered in computing the...
- Bernanke Q&A: Inflation Helped by Slower Growth. // Bond Buyer;10/17/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32735, p32
The article reports on the impact of slow growth in the U.S. economy on controlling inflation, based on the expectation of Federal Reserve Board chairman Ben Bernanke. As his response to queries over the issue, he said that the state can reduce the ability of firms to pass through price...
- Pianalto Sees 3%-5% Funds Target Rate. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;9/13/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31967, p2
Reports on the removal of the policy accommodation of the Federal Reserve Board following the economic growth in the U.S. Consideration of the neutral range for the federal funds rate; Prospects of sustained increase in inflation; Improvement of the economic performance.
- Profile of the Economy. // Treasury Bulletin;Dec2014, p3
The article profiles the economic condition of the U.S. economy as of November 7, 2014. It discusses the economic growth, real gross domestic product growth, labor market, inflation, federal budget and debt, consumer prices and economic policy of the country. The target federal funds rate range...
- The Economy in Perspective. // Economic Trends (07482922);Oct2000, p1
Deals with the status of the economy of the United States as of October 2000. Evidence of economic decline; Difficulty in projecting the economy's trajectory; Factor that causes inflation; Role of the Federal Reserve Board if the economy's growth trend moderates.
- Federal Reserve watching economic indicators. Hoxter, Curtis J. // Caribbean Business;6/25/1998, Vol. 26 Issue 25, p29
Focuses on the economy of the United States in June 1998. Likelihood of the Federal Reserve raising interest rates; Factors which would influence the Federal Reserve's decision; When the last interest rate hike occurred; Description of various sources that could lead to increased inflation.
- Deflation and Inflation? Samuelson, Robert J. // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);6/15/2009 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 153 Issue 24, p19
The article discusses whether the U.S. Federal Reserve's efforts to reinvigorate the U.S. economy will eventually cause either inflation or deflation. After describing arguments for both, the author observes that the risk of deflation in the near term still exists but is waning, while inflation...