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More Than Half-Million New Jobs Since June 1 Rebuts Recession Fears Stoked By CNBC And Trump

Terry Connelly | Posted 08.22.2016 | Business
Terry Connelly

If the Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank's current estimate of GDP growth at a robust 3.7 percent rate in the current quarter--which the Reserve Board's interest-rate setting Open Market Committee itself looks to for the best available sense of where GDP will come out--proves to be reasonably accurate (as it did in the past few quarters), President Obama will have achieved a remarkable but little noticed milestone in economic management.

On Valentine's Day, A Fed President Speaks On The 'Frisky' Economy

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 02.14.2012 | Business

Here's the Federal Reserve wishing you a Happy Valentine's Day. "If I were thinking of the national economy as a love interest, I'd say she's been ...

U.S. Needs More Startups To Remain Competitive, Says Atlanta Fed

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Small Business

WASHINGTON | Thu Nov 10, 2011 9:15am EST (Reuters) - A top Federal Reserve official said on Thursday the U.S. economy needs more start-up firms to re...

Greek Debt Crisis May Hit U.S. Economy, Says Fed Regional Chief

Yahoo! News | P. Parameswaran | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (AFP) -- The Greek debt crisis may directly affect the US economy by hitting American exports and the financial system, Atlanta Federal Res...

Fed Pres Lockhart: One Month Of Good News Is Not A Recovery

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

PARIS (Reuters) -- One month of improved data does not constitute an economic recovery and recession in the United States will last for at least a few...