U.S. economy Archives - The Industry Spread

The United States, Japan, and the Global Economy

November 4, 2019

More broadly, beyond bilateral linkages, economic conditions in United States and Japan are tightly linked to global economic developments, and today I will discuss several of the global factors that are relevant to the outlook for both economies

Perspectives on the Economy from Scranton

July 12, 2019

Consumer spending is robust, buoyed by the strong labor market and continued strong confidence in the economy and employment has expanded at a healthy pace.

Michelle W Bowman: Agriculture and community banking

April 3, 2019

Speech by Ms Michelle W Bowman, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Ag Lenders Conference, sponsored by The Independent Community Bankers Association of New Mexico, Deming, New Mexico, 28 March 2019.

Outlook for the U.S. Economy and Monetary Policy

October 29, 2018

The U.S. economic expansion, now in its 10th year, is marked by strong growth in the gross domestic product (GDP) and a job market that has been surprising on the upside for nearly two years.

Monetary Policy at a Time of Uncertainty and Tight Labor Markets

June 23, 2018

Price and Wage-Setting in Advanced Economies. At 3.8 percent, the unemployment rate is below most estimates of its long-run level, which are now clustered in the mid-4s. Many other labor market indicators also suggest an economy near full employment