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Yellen doesn't comment on policy at conference on savings

Sep 18 2014 7:49am CDT | Source: Townhall's

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen did not comment on the central bank's most recent policy decisions or the U.S. ...
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Gap Between Richest And The Rest Widened After The Recession: Fed

Sep 4 2014 1:03pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Sept 4 (Reuters) - The gap between the richest Americans and the rest of the nation widened after the Great Recession, a survey by the Federal Reserve showed on Thursday, suggesting deepening U.S. income inequality. Though incomes of the highest-earners rose, none of the groups analyzed by the Fed had regained their 2007 income levels by 2013, underscoring deep scars from the financial crisis and its aftermath. ...
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CBO: Debt-interest payments to triple in next decade

Sep 3 2014 4:13pm CDT | Source: WND

NEW YORK – Interest payments on the federal debt will more than triple over the next decade, according to the Congressional Budget Office projected in a report released Wednesday. Federal baseline studies project the total federal debt, estimated at approximately $17.7 trillion, will climb to $20.6 trillion in 2024, with interest payments on the federal debt climbing from $231 billion in 2014 to $799 billion in 2024. The t ...
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Yellen + Jackson Hole = More Growth

Aug 25 2014 3:05pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

New Fed Chairman Janet Yellen and other major central bankers at their annual Jackson Hole conference seem to have committed a heresy by advocating full employment as the goal of central bank policies, above and beyond fighting inflation. That may be an easier call today, given inflation is low and unemployment still high after the Greatest Recession since the Great Depression. But you can depend on the Wall Street Bankers and conservative economists who don't lik ...
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Gold rates near two-month low

Aug 25 2014 9:56am CDT | Source: TradeArabia

Gold edged down on Monday, hovering near its lowest in two months on a firmer US dollar and speculation of an eventual increase in US interest rates that could hurt the metal's appeal as a hedge against inflation. After falling nearly two per cent last week, bullion attracted buying from jewellers in Asia, but the amount was limited and investors stayed on the sidelines. Despite the recent reversals, bullion is ...
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The economy's mystery woman

Aug 24 2014 8:09pm CDT | Source: POLITICO

Opinion: Janet Yellen is transforming the Fed -- just wish we knew what she had ...
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EDITORIAL: Licensing unemployment

Aug 22 2014 5:28pm CDT | Source: washingtontimes

Janet Yellen has a knack for understatement. The chairman of the Federal Reserve said Friday that the recession might have "caused persistent changes in the labor market's functioning." That's a polite way of telling the millions in the unemployment line to get used to it. They'll b ...
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Yellen: Job-market shifts complicate rate decision

Aug 22 2014 9:36am CDT | Source: Townhall's

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday that the Great Recession complicated the Fed's ability to assess the ...
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Stocks little changed on Ukraine, Yellen speech

Aug 22 2014 9:35am CDT | Source: Townhall's

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were little changed Friday after a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen left investors unsure on how the nation's... ...
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