Daily Archives: August 26, 2011

Comerica Economic Weekly

In his Jackson Hole speech, Fed Chairman Bernanke offered little to those who hoped for new guidance about monetary policy. Instead, he provided an upbeat assessment of U.S. long-term economic prospects, with one major caveat. He warned that U.S. fiscal … Continue reading

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Bernanke Jackson Hole Speech, Q2 GDP Revision, UI Claims

Bernanke Mum on Policy Options, Q2 GDP Bogged Down, Strikers Blamed for Claims Gains In his speech at Jackson Hole today, Fed Chairman Bernanke offered no new initiatives. Significantly, the upcoming FOMC meeting for Sept. 20 has been extended to … Continue reading

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