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FTN Financial Economic Weekly

The Fed is Listening to the Low Rate Argument

It was a big week for Federal Reserve communications. In addition to the March FOMC meeting minutes, Fed Vice Chairman Clarida was in Minneapolis for the second stop of a six-month Fed Listening Tour. Clarida kicked off the conversation by describing the Fed’s three goals.

Plus "The Week Ahead," a preview of next week’s potentially market-moving events.

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