The Fed is preparing to raise interest rates again. Is it enough to get away from stagnation?

(Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images) Getty Images main sockets The Fed is expected to raise interest rates by 0.25% today, bringing the target to 4.75%. Inflation is already showing signs of slowing, so the Fed now risks rising interest rates causing a recession The changing global economic landscape means that the Federal Reserve may need … Read more

Former Fed Chairman Robert Heller on why we need to stop raising interest rates now

font size The money supply is declining in absolute terms. Additional tightening by the US Federal Reserve risks triggering a recession, writes Robert Heller. El Drago/Bloomberg About the author: Robert Heller He is a former member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Inflation is the most important issue facing the economy … Read more

Time for the Fed to declare victory over inflation? not yet

A man pumps gas at a gas station in the Brooklyn borough of New York, US, December 13, 2022. Michael Nagel | Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images The December monthly drop in CPI brings the Fed a step closer to beating inflation, though it’s unlikely to signal policy easing any time soon. The main … Read more