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Federal Reserve Unemployment

Shahien Nasiripour

Job Fair Detour Spurs Federal Reserve Inequality Probe

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 06.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A random trip to a local job fair may be responsible for the Federal Reserve’s renewed focus on income disparities and its fresh conce...

Ben Bernanke's Unemployment Prediction

Reuters | Posted 04.29.2013 | Business

* Bernanke says won't see 6 percent jobless rate until 2016 * Fed chief tries to calm concerns over risks of policies * ...

Historic Fed Announcement Yet Unchanged Markets?

Mohamed A. El-Erian | Posted 12.12.2012 | Business
Mohamed A. El-Erian

Analysts will be hard pressed to explain how equity markets ended unchanged on the day of an unprecedented policy announcement from the Fed. An answer can be found by considering the competing emotions a patient feels when confronted with a new drug that has yet to go through clinical testing.

'We Need To See Stronger, Sustained Improvement In The Labor Market'

Reuters | Posted 12.15.2012 | Business

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 15 (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve is looking for a steeper decline and stronger economic growth before it will stop its lat...

Grumpy Ben Twiddles Thumbs

AP | MARCY GORDON | Posted 08.24.2012 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke makes clear in a letter to a House lawmaker that he thinks the Fed can do more to bolster the econ...

Ben Bernanke: Long-Term Unemployment A 'National Crisis'

Posted 11.28.2011 | Business

By MARTIN CRUTSINGER, Associated Press WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said Wednesday that long-term unemployment is an American...

Barney Frank Aiming To Overhaul The Federal Reserve

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 11.12.2011 | Business

Representative Barney Frank, the ranking member of the House Financial Services Committee, is working on legislation that would transform the Federal ...