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The number of new claims for unemployment benefits hit a three-month low last week, while productivity fell short of expectations.
Philly Fed President Charles Plosser is "very worried" about the potential for unintended consequences of the Fed's exit from its bond-buying program.
SEATTLE/ MEXICO CITY/ WASHINGTON, March 5- F ederal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen vowed on Wednesday to "do all that I can" to boost a U.S. economy where unemployment is too high and inflation is too low.
NEW YORK, March 5- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen vowed on Wednesday to do all that she can to boost a U.S. economy that is running well short of the central bank's objectives.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down February's weak ISM non-manufacturing index at 51.6 vs. 54.0 in January.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
The U.S. economy created fewer private sector jobs in Feburary, ADP reported on Wednesday, as pervasive cold weather restrained hiring.
Ben Bernanke earned more in 40 minutes on Tuesday than he made all of last year as head of the U.S. Federal Reserve.
Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke reportedly made at least $250,000 for delivering his first speech since stepping down from the position. The Squawk team discusses.
NEW YORK/ ABU DHABI, March 4- Ben Bernanke earned more in 40 minutes on Tuesday than he made all of last year as head of the U.S. Bernanke was paid at least $250,000 for his first public speaking engagement, in Abu Dhabi, since stepping down in January, according to sources familiar with the matter.
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.