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)September 2016 Economic Outlook

To almost no one’s surprise, the Federal Open Market Committee decided last Wednesday not to raise interest rates. But to avid Fed watchers, the FOMC statement contained at least three surprises. Read more...