A longer-term view of the U.S. economy and monetary policy

Abstract: Charlotte Economics Club, Charlotte, NC President Charles Plosser gives his views on the U.S. economy and discusses why it is important to take a longer-term view of economic data. He also discusses why he is advocating for the Fed to publish a Monetary Policy Report with an assessment of the likely near-term path of policy rates, in conjunction with its economic forecast.

Keywords: Economic conditions; Monetary policy; Manufacturing activity; Recovery;

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Bibliographic Information

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Part of Series: Speech

Publication Date: 2014-12-03

Number: 108

Pages: 10 pages