TITLE

Plosser: Interest Rate Hikes May Start 'Sooner Rather than Later'

AUTHOR(S)
Siegel, Gary
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/21/2014, Vol. 123 Issue 34113, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the views of Charles I. Plosser, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, who stated that the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) has to strengthen interest rates due to increase in inflation and addition of jobs as of May 21, 2014. Topics discussed include the aim of two percent inflation rate, information on the Federal Reserve's monetary policy and the forecast by the FOMC regarding the U.S. economic conditions.
ACCESSION #
96126665

 

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