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Plenty of things are scaring potential homebuyers today, but apparently interest rates aren't one of them.
Fed Vice Chair Stanley Fischer says lower rates can threaten financial stability.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits held at a 43-year low, pointing to sustained labor market strength.
U.S. import prices rose in September as the cost of petroleum and a range of other goods increased, suggesting import deflation was starting to ebb.
Economist expected monthly job openings in August to be 5.72 million, down from 5.87 million last month.
Hillary plans to raise the estate tax to 65% and lower the exemption. Now small-business owners are scrambling for a way to soften the blow.
The New York Fed president said Wednesday that U.S. inflation expectations seem to be "well-anchored."
The U.S. economy will grow at a stagnant pace for decades, according to a provocative research paper from three Fed economists.
Economist Anthony Chan says productivity will improve in 2017 and so will the labor force and perhaps even earnings.
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The Fed needs to start worrying more about the ill-effects down the road of "artificial, ultra-low" interest rates, economist Mohamed El-Erian tells CNBC.
The market may be increasingly pricing in the chances of a December Fed hike, but Chicago Fed President Charles Evans was noncommittal.
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer also said the unemployment rate is near the natural rate.
Traders pushed the probability for a Fed move from 63.9 percent before Friday's nonfarm payrolls release to 70.2 percent afterward.
Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester tells CNBC the September jobs report was strong enough to keep her thinking central bankers should increase interest rates.
Job creation edged lower in September as the labor market showed there still may be room to run.
The Labor Department said Friday the U.S. unemployment rate is at 5 percent. But does that tell the whole story?
Total unfunded liabilities for U.S. state public pensions will balloon by 40 percent to $1.75 trillion through fiscal 2017, Moody's said.
Job growth likely picked up in September, signaling that steam could be building in the economy ahead of America's presidential election.
The ADP jobs report tends to track the BLS jobs report over the long term but is a weak predictor on a month-to-month basis.
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