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MEXICO CITY, Mexico- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Richard Fisher speaks before the Mexican Bankers Association- 0000 GMT. TORONTO, Canada- Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Tiff Macklem speaks at an event in Toronto- 0015 GMT.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar/yen.
Ben Bernanke said the Fed could have done more to fight the financial crisis and that he struggled to find the right way to communicate with markets.
ABU DHABI, March 4- Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the U.S. central bank could have done more to fight the country's financial crisis and that he struggled to find the right way to communicate with markets.
ABU DHABI, March 4- The outlook for the U.S. economy is positive compared to the rest of the industrial world and there are good reasons to think it will keep growing at a rate of around 3 percent this year, former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said on Tuesday.
ABU DHABI, March 4- Financial markets should not take an acceleration of U.S. economic growth this year for granted, former U.S. But we cannot take it for granted yet, "Summers, also a former top aide to President Barack Obama, said in a speech at a financial conference in the United Arab Emirates' capital.
LONDON- Bank of England Deputy Governor Sir Jon Cunliffe speaks on EU- 1030 GMT.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar as tensions intensify in Ukraine.
U.S. consumer spending rose strongly in January, with income gains keeping pace during the month.
Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew speaks at the of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee Policy Conference 2014- 2200 GMT. BRUSSELS- ECB President Mario Draghi will give introductory remarks at the Quarterly Hearing before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium- 1400 GMT.
NEW YORK, Feb 28- The Federal Reserve should be willing to let inflation temporarily run above its target level so as to more quickly bring the economy back to health, a top Fed official said on Friday, even as a second policymaker signaled the very idea left him cold.
NEW YORK, Feb 28- Financial market turbulence will likely return when the Federal Reserve decides to hike interest rates, top U.S. economists said in a paper that warns of the potential consequences of the Fed's extraordinary stimulus program.
NEW YORK, Feb 28- The market turbulence of last year's "taper tantrum" is likely to return when the Federal Reserve decides to raise interest rates, some top U.S. economists concluded in a research paper that warns that more policy stimulus today can spark bigger disruptions in the future.
U.S. consumer sentiment rose marginally in February even as concerns about the extreme weather persisted.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the yield curve and the jump in the euro.
The U.S. slashed its estimate for fourth-quarter growth as consumer spending and exports were less robust than initially thought.
NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Narayana Kocherlakota and Federal Reserve Board Governor Jeremy Stein participates in panel to discuss report on interactions between monetary policy and financial stability before the University of Chicago Booth School of Business 2014 Monetary Policy Forum- 1515 GMT.
ATLANTA, Feb 27- The Federal Reserve will probably keep benchmark interest rates low for "quite a while" even as the U.S. central bank begins to raise them from their current near-zero level, a top Fed official said on Thursday.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
The number of U.S. jobless claims rose last week, but the underlying trend suggested no shift in labor market conditions.