Elizabeth Schulze is a field producer at CNBC and contributor to CNBC.com. She previously worked as a producer on the breaking news desk and an associate producer at CNBC's "The Kudlow Report." Elizabeth graduated magna cum laude from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.
Half of those polled also said the central bank is overly influenced by the latest economic data.
Students on Monday are getting their fiscal policy game on for the Council for Economic Education's National Economics Challenge.
All of the respondents to the CNBC Fed Survey are sure the Fed won't hike rates at its meeting this week.
The Fed's Robert Kaplan gave his view of inflation and discussed when the central bank may raise rates, in a bonus interview after his "Squawk Box" appearance.