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The Fed needs to consider the possibility that hiking interest rates could actually be good for the economy, says Michael Farr.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market was continuing to gain momentum.
As the Fed meets in Jackson Hole to discuss how to make monetary policy, many on Wall Street are convinced there isn't any blueprint to do so.
A new report from mortgage site HSH.com reveals just how much you need to make to afford a median-priced home in America's biggest cities.
Global economic policy needs to become more coordinated, more comprehensive, more coherent and more growth-oriented, says Ron Insana.
Positive jobs reports and fears over losing credibility will lead the Federal Reserve to hike interest rates in September, Robert Martin says.
Priscilla Hancock of JPMorgan Asset Management explains when she believes the Federal Reserve will hike interest rates.
It's no secret that America's rich are getting richer. But there's another, more obscure trend driving income inequality in the U.S.
Economic policy around the world is finally attuned, making a "synchronized global economic bounce" more likely, says strategist Jim Paulsen.
The number of Americans filing for benefits fell last week, reinforcing views of market strength that could encourage the Fed to raise rates soon.
A closer look at these numbers shows that the economic recovery was never viable, says financial advisor Michael Pento.
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have blasted each other's economic plans. But Ron Insana says the the truth is, both of them fall short.
Business activity in the U.S. mid-Atlantic region improved in August, but local employment deteriorated to its worst level in seven years.
The world is coming together for the first time in many years, and it's not just for the Olympic games, says strategist James Paulsen.
Economic data is in focus after the Fed came out cooing like doves when markets expected a full-throated hawkish tone.
NY Fed President William Dudley says a September rate hike "is possible."
U.S. industrial production rose more than expected in July, according to Federal Reserve data released on Tuesday.
Housing starts unexpectedly rose in July as building activity increased, supporting the view that investment in residential construction will rebound.
U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in July as the cost of gasoline fell for the first time in five months and underlying inflation moderated.
Factory activity in New York slowed in early August for the second straight month, and manufacturers in the state cut jobs.
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