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)August 2016 Economic Outlook

When the Federal Open Market Committee met last Tuesday-Wednesday, it was not looking to make headlines. That was easy, given the hoopla surrounding the Democratic National Convention and the steady stream of tweets from Donald Trump. But it did want to send a message to the markets. Read more...