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IMF Report--Europe Is Becoming Japan

Harlan Green | Posted 12.09.2014 | Business
Harlan Green

The International Monetary Fund doesn't want to say it outright, but its latest World Economic Outlook shows more stagnation of the European and Japanese economies, and the possibility of a third EU recession since 2008.

The Fed Still Controls Everything

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 02.21.2013 | Business

Science has determined that people need to know 7.5 things per day, on average, about the world of business. You can't argue with science. Lucky for y...

Stock Market Misunderstands Fed Minutes, Panics

Mark Gongloff | Posted 04.22.2013 | Business
Mark Gongloff

The stock market is having a not-very-good day, all because of a little misunderstanding.

Fed Leaps Into (In)Action

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 07.12.2012 | Business

Thing One: Finicky Fed: Long-term unemployed people of America, take heart: Your brave champions on the Federal Reserve have heard your cries and are ...

Waaahhh, Say Markets

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 04.03.2012 | Business

Financial markets are throwing a little tantrum today. What's got them all worked up? The minutes of the latest Federal Reserve policy meeting made...

Most Fed Officials Want To Raise Rates Before Selling Assets

Posted 07.18.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Most Federal Reserve officials prefer to raise benchmark interest rates before selling assets when the time comes to tighten po...

FOMC Minutes: Fed Keeps

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

By JEANNINE AVERSA, AP: Wrapping up a two-day meeting, the Fed in a 9-1 decision retained its pledge to hold rates at historic lows for an "extended p...

Shahien Nasiripour

Federal Reserve Gets Political, Sends Congress Veiled Message

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Facing perhaps the biggest loss of power in the institution's nearly 100-year history, the Federal Reserve fought back today with a little-noticed mov...

Shahien Nasiripour

Fed Boosts Projections For Recovery, Though Substantial Pitfalls Remain

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The nascent economy recovery taking shape from February to April boosted top policymakers' projections for the year, causing them to increase their ou...