Thursday February 27, 2020

Jackson Hole gives Yellen stage to keep 2016 rate rise on the radar

Global central bankers meet at mountain resort as growth lags

24th August, 2016
Fed chair Janet Yellen

More than ever, the time is right for Janet Yellen to preserve her options.

The formal topic of Yellen’s speech is the “monetary policy toolkit” and the conference itself, hosted by the Kansas City Fed from August 25-27, is “Designing Resilient Monetary Policy Frameworks for the Future.”

Both imply an academic focus on the challenges confronting policy makers that have prompted a rethink of conventional wisdom about the relationships...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

The narrative of the Sinn Féin surge suggests that politics in Ireland is becoming more polarised like in the US and Britain, but the reality is far more complex

Colin Murphy | 1 week ago

Bank chief McDonagh says move would create better work environment for young parents and people with caring responsibilities

Killian Woods | 1 week ago

Despite a belated show of independence, the US attorney general has been a willing pawn in Trump’s interference in criminal investigations being carried out by the Department of Justice

Marion McKeone | 1 week ago