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The Fed’s favorite inflation gauge just rose at the slowest pace in more than a year

The Federal Reserve's favorite measure of inflation rose at the slowest pace in more than a year while consumer spending picked up.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s favorite economic theory derided by IMF chief Christine Lagarde as no ‘panacea’

Christine Lagarde has poured cold water on the viability of an esoteric economic theory popularized by US Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

‘The slowdown story is a complication’ — Global stocks are down after central banks warn on growth

Asian and European stocks and US futures fell on Thursday after central banks stoked growth fears and Theresa May agreed a six-month delay to Brexit.

Global stocks climb on ‘Super Wednesday’ as investors await key updates from both the Fed and ECB

US futures and European stocks rose ahead of the Brexit summit, ECB meeting and release of Fed minutes and inflation data.

Venezuela’s falling oil supply is a major ‘challenge’ to global energy markets

A major advisor to energy producing nations has suggested that the continued fallout from Venezuela could present a "challenge" for global oil markets.

A new survey shows that zero top US economists agreed with the basic principles of an economic theory supported by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

MMT is gaining traction with some economists and politicians, including Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, but many mainstream economists reject the idea.

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Fed Chairman Jerome Powell says there are ‘conflicting signals and crosscurrents’ in the economy

The outlook for the US economy remains solid but new strains have emerged over the last year, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Tuesday.

US stocks set to follow Asia markets lower after report that US-China trade talks are ‘like pulling teeth’

Also weighing on sentiment: US retail sales dropped the most in a decade and President Trump plans to declare a national emergency to get wall funds.

The US just got the latest sign that it could be awhile before the next rate hike

All eyes have been on inflation following the Fed’s policy reversal last month, and the latest data suggests the central bank's approach won't change.