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Trump's relationship with the Fed is, to put it mildly, evolving.
Business economists are generally optimistic about the U.S. economy with most expecting stronger growth than last year's poor performance.
Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said consumers could see price increases slow as crude oil costs drop.
"If you get rid of Dodd-Frank, it's going to have a very significant positive impact," Alan Greenspan tells CNBC.
The IMF chief also says U.S. tax reform can benefit both the domestic and global economy if it is tailored the proper way.
Powell said parts of too-big-to-fail regulations were "inappropriately applied to small and medium-sized" banks.
But Rubin concedes that tax reform would provide "some stimulus" to get growth to about 2½ percent.
First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 242,000 in the most recent week, up from the 234,000 claims reported for the previous week.
Fewer homebuyers jumped into the mortgage market last week even though interest rates hit their lowest levels since November.
The Federal Reserve announced Tuesday industrial production and capacity utilization for the month of March.
U.S. homebuilding fell as the construction of single-family homes in the Midwest recorded its biggest decline in three years, likely reflecting bad weather.
The U.S. Producer Price Index was expected to be unchanged in March, after rising 0.3 percent a month earlier.
Home sales jumped nearly 9 percent in March compared with March 2016, as the number of homes for sale plunged 13 percent.
The number of Americans filing for benefits fell last week, suggesting the labor market remains strong despite a sharp slowdown in job growth in March.
The central bank's plans to begin trimming its $4.5 trillion balance sheet as soon as this year do not alter his view of the appropriate rate hike path.
Some renters are staying where they are by necessity and some by choice — it depends on who is asking them.
States that voted against President Donald Trump are likely to benefit more from a GOP tax plan, according to a new analysis.
United's PR fiasco reminds us that the aviation industry is likely to bounce forever between exploitative and unprofitable, Vox reports.
Import prices fell in March as the cost of petroleum declined, but the underlying trend pointed to a moderate rise in inflation as the dollar rally fades.
Mick Mulvaney sat down over beers at the Tombs, near his alma mater of Georgetown University, to discuss challenges facing him and the administration.