SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2002 37 The FOMC’s Balance-of-Risks Statement and Market Expectations of Policy Actions Robert H. Rasche and Daniel L. Thornton
The FOMC’s Statement repeated their upgraded assessment of current economic conditions with labor markets "improving gradually" and "economic recovery proceeding at a ...
Solution Solution Monetary Policy 1. Go to the FOMC page of the Federal Reserve Board’s website (http://www. federalreserve.gov/FOMC/) to find the statement issued ...
…the Federal Open Market Committee had decided to increase slightly the degree of ... milestones in the evolution of the FOMC post-meeting statement. To assess
Statement Regarding Continuation of the Maturity Extension Program On June 20, 2012, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) directed the Open
In conjunction with today’s meeting, the FOMC participants submitted projections ... And yet, the statement of the Committee attributes most of the revision
After every meeting, the FOMC issues a statement that reports the settings of the target funds rate and the balance of risks. • March 2002: The vote on the Directive and
FOMC October 30-31, Meeting • The FOMC cut the fed funds rate by 25 basis points to 4.50 percent • The statement indicated that “the upside risks to
FOMC May 9th Meeting • Fed held the fed funds rate steady at 5.25%; made minor changes to the policy statement • The wording remains hawkish: reiterated that
The January 2012 FOMC statement lengthened the anticipated period of exceptionally low rates even further to \late 2014." These communications are referred to as forward ...