Here’s how the Fed’s unemployment projections could change this week

Here’s how the Fed’s unemployment projections could change this week
How low can you go? It’s a topical question as the Federal Reserve meets in Washington this week. Federal Open Market Committee officials in March projected that the level of unemployment would fall to 4.7 percent in the fourth quarter before rebounding to …
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Unemployment in Bulgaria, EU continues easing
Unemployment in Bulgaria is continuing to ease, falling to 10.8 per cent in January 2015 compared to 12.6 per cent a year earlier, going by seasonally-adjusted figures released by European Union statistics office Eurostat on March 2. The percentage of …
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Unemployment and Inflation
I thought it might be useful to provide a bit of data context for my post on central bank mandates. What did we think we knew about unemployment and inflation? I often hear people saying that the experience of the 70s refuted the whole notion of a Phillips …
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