Neel Kashkari, president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, gives a speech at a Mortgage Bankers Association conference in Washington, D.C., U.S. (Photographer: Jay Mallin/Bloomberg News)

Kashkari Says Worker Bargaining Power Should Inform Fed's Stance

(Bloomberg) -- Federal Reserve officials are speaking out about rising inequality and the harm it does the U.S. economy, but most still hesitate to say monetary policy can do much to help.