Posts Tagged ‘FOMC’

  • Correlation or Causation: Federal Reserve Humor

    Jan 19, 13 • 392 Views • No Comments

    I can remember a combination of euphoria and uneasiness as we we had some early signs of the credit crisis during 2007, the stock market peaked in October, and then in December the recession began. With a typical 5-year lag, the transcripts of the 2007...  [read more]

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    Translating the Fed

    Sep 23, 10 • 260 Views • No Comments

    I just discovered the Slate Plain English tool. Still under development, its function is to transform unintelligible jargon into normal English. To see how it works, you might want to look at a Slate/Planet Money translation of Tuesday’s Federal Reserve...  [read more]