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The Federal Reserve released the minutes from its June policy-setting meeting yesterday afternoon. The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) minutes reflect an economic outlook consistent with recent public comments made by Fed officials: an improving labor market, confidence that the current path of monetary policy will achieve 2% inflation…

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Research papers presented at November’s 34th Annual Monetary Conference: Central Banks and Financial Turmoil are now available in the latest edition of  the Cato Journal. The articles investigate pressing questions like the monetary effects of macroprudential regulation, central banks and the debt trap, and the monetary transmission…

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