Dangers are mounting from financial markets, the trade war and the government shutdown.
Federal Reserve officials will pull the trigger on another interest-rate increase before slowing the pace of hikes in 2019.
ECB Seen Offering Long-Term Loans in 2019, Biding Time on Rates
Not a single economist predicted a fed funds rate higher than 3 percent in June next year.
Dell Is Said to Plan Banker Interviews Toward IPO, WSJ Reports
Draghi Is Pressing Ahead With Rate Hike in 2019 Despite Risks
Economists are busy guessing the duration and scope of the ongoing U.S.-China trade war.
The New Startup South
Fed to Stick With Gradual Hiking as Risks Balance Out: Survey
Fed might end up raising interest rates four times this year.
Trade wars are bad but Trump’s tariffs won’t have much direct impact on the U.S. unless the situation escalates.
A growing number of economists expect the Fed to step up the pace of its interest-rate increases this year.
Most Miserable Economies of 2018 Stay Haunted by Inflation Beast
Fastest Gains Were in the West for U.S. Job Growth in 2017: Map
This was the year that the textbook connection between inflation and unemployment broke down,bedeviling forecasters.
Voter Desire for Democratic Congress at Highest Mark Since 2008
“I can’t rule it out, but I can’t imagine it occurring,” said Mnuchin on government shutdown before Christmas.
Survey indicates spur in earlier Fed hike in ‘18
Economists and Fed Agree: Tax Plan Gives Modest Boost to Growth
Here are six lessons that Jerome Powell will need to have a handle on.
Companies looking closely at older workers in the quest for talent.