Posts filed under “Federal Reserve”

Monetary Policy in the United States: A Brave New World?

Category: Bailouts, Federal Reserve, Think Tank

Rising Interest Rate Risk at US Banks

Rising Interest Rate Risk at US Banks William Bednar and Mahmoud Elamin Average interest rate risk in the banking system has been increasing since the end of the financial crisis and is almost back to its pre-recession level. But the increase has not occurred uniformly at large and small banks. At big banks, risk, while…Read More

Category: Federal Reserve, Fixed Income/Interest Rates, Think Tank

Impact of Fed Tapering Announcements on Emerging Markets

Category: Bailouts, Federal Reserve, Think Tank

Banks Are Where The Liquidity Is

Category: Credit, Federal Reserve, Think Tank

What the FOMC Was Thinking . . .

Here is what the FOMC was looking at while debating the end of QE/ZIRP:   Will Holding Down Rates Spark Inflation Without Helping the Long-Term Unemployed? click for larger graphic Source: WSJ

Category: Employment, Federal Reserve, Inflation

Liquidity Risk and U.S. Bank Lending at Home and Abroad

Category: Credit, Federal Reserve, Think Tank

Fed: Not Very Good at Forward Guidance

click for larger chart Source: Bank America Merrill Lynch    

Category: Federal Reserve, Fixed Income/Interest Rates

Category: Federal Reserve, Think Tank

Category: Federal Reserve, Inflation, Think Tank

Monetary Rules: Theory and Practice

Monetary Rules: Theory and Practice Frameworks for Central Banking in the Next Century Policy Conference Hoover Institution Stanford, CA May 30, 2014 Charles I. Plosser President and Chief Executive Officer Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Highlights President Charles Plosser discusses his views on the benefits of a systematic and rule-like approach to monetary policy. President…Read More

Category: Bailouts, Federal Reserve, Markets