Tuesday, November 25, 2014


Econ Comments & Analysis                                                                                            
Market Watch | Federal Reserve relies on misleading indicators
When it decides whether and when to raise interest rates, the Federal Reserve will be watching two numbers very closely: the rates of unemployment and inflation. A sizable drop in the jobless rate from present levels would be a sign that higher rates are nigh; the same would be true if the rate of inflation should accelerate.