Mar 20, 2019
the Committee will be patient as it determines what future adjustments to the target range for the federal funds rate may be appropriate.
Mar 14, 2019
Cold weather and the government shutdown didn’t help the housing market at all.
Mar 13, 2019
Despite some decent headline numbers, the data still indicate that growth is moderating while inflation remains tame.
Mar 12, 2019
Modest inflation and tight labor markets are helping drive up worker spending power, which hopefully will keep the expansion going.
Mar 8, 2019
Given the insane volatility in the data, it is wise not to get too up or down with any one number.
Mar 7, 2019
Another year of disappointing productivity gains points to modest growth ahead.
Mar 6, 2019
The soaring trade deficit is troublesome, especially if job gains begin to fade.
Mar 5, 2019
Unless household incomes increase a lot faster, there is little reason to think the expansion can accelerate.