Fed indicates it will let inflation run above 2 percent goal for ‘temporary period’

“Symmetric” was mentioned at least nine times in the minutes. The Fed’s preferred inflation gauge,.

Trump’s trade mantra is ‘speak loudly and wave your stick around,’ says investment chief

Donald Trump’s approach to foreign relations has never been subtle. But the president’s recent declarations.

US-China trade agreements are and ‘lose-lose,’ says Moody’s economist

Jason Lee | Reuters Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (R) is seen as he and a.

US should watch its debt pile before ‘things get out of hand,’ Fed’s Mester says

U.S. debt-to-GDP reached 104 percent in 2017, its highest level since 1946, when it hovered.

China says it hasn’t offered Trump a $200 billion trade surplus cut

China has not offered to cut its trade surplus with the U.S. by $200 billion,.

Market now pricing in four interest rate hikes this year

As things stand, Fed officials currently are indicating a total of three hikes this year..

At top of the Fed, a dispute on policy picks up steam

“It’s important to distinguish between the current strong economic conditions and the key longer-run drivers.

Turkey’s economy is entering a ‘slow burning crisis,’ analysts warn

Mikhail Svetlov | Getty Images Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during Russian-Turkish-Iranian talks at.

Deficit-unemployment rate disconnect could fuel higher interest rates

America’s budget deficit and unemployment rate are heading in opposite directions — something that’s never.

St. Louis Fed’s Bullard says no more raises needed, rates are neutral

St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard on Friday spelled out the case against.