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FOMC to the QE?

With heated public debate and growing uncertainty about the momentum of the economic recovery, all eyes turned to the scheduled meeting of the Fede
Jul 20, 2010 | Blog Paper Press Release

Waiting for the Chairman to Speak

Ben Bernanke, the Chairman of the Federal Reserve, will present his twice-yearly testimony to Congress tomorrow (the Senate) and then again on Thur

MarketWatch: July 12-16

The (brief) stock market rally had dominated trading in the earlier part of the week. However, investor interest in U.S.

Hensarling Comes Close

In testimony before the House Budget Committee this week, Ben Bernanke

Bernanke Testifies Before the House Budget Committee

Chairman Bernanke's testimony today underscored
Jun 4, 2010 | Blog Paper Press Release

Fiscal Policy, Monetary Policy, or Something in Between?

Yesterday, Donald Marron asked the question: "

The Budgetary Impacts of Fed Actions

Yesterday CBO issued a very interesting report on the budgetary im
May 11, 2010 | Blog Paper Press Release

Fed Restarts Foreign Currency Swaps

In a release late Sunday night, the Fed announced that it has
Apr 14, 2010 | Blog Paper Press Release

Ben Bernanke and the Fiscal Outlook

In testimony before the Joint Economic Committee, Federal Reserv