U.S. monetary policy

The Bernanke Press Conference: What it Tells Me

September 13, 2012

The return to quantitative easing was driven by disappointment over the rate of labor market improvement.  Fed officials are looking at the totality of labor market data, not just the jobless rate and growth of employment but also the participation rate, the length of long-term unemployment, the full time/part time composition of unemployment and estimates […] More