The Alan Blinder Economic Outlook

Following each meeting of the Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), Promontory co-founder, former vice-chair of the Fed, and Princeton economist Alan Blinder provides an analysis of the proceedings and implications for future policy and economic activity.

Alan Blinder Bio Photo (1)June 2016 Economic Outlook

As everyone on the planet who pays attention to such things expected, the Federal Open Market Committee made no changes in monetary policy at its June meeting, which ended Wednesday afternoon. What, then, was interesting about what it said?   Read more...