New ‘Ultimate’ Labor Indicators Offer More Noise than News

FMI’s commentary on the dueling Labor Market Conditions Indices released this week by the Federal Reserve and the Kansas City Fed.

FMI September 2014 Economic and Investment Outlook

FMI's complete September 2014 Economic & Investment Outlook.

FMI Weekly Data Preview: September 15-19

FMI’s Preview of the coming week’s major data reports.

Yellen Refines Exit Strategy, ‘Go’ Date Still Data Dependent

Yellen Refines Exit Strategy, ‘Go’ Date Still Data Dependent

Fed Hawks (Bank Presidents) Likely to Be Increasingly Vocal

FMI’s commentary on current and probable future dissents at the FOMC.

Economy Now Looks ‘Normal’; Fed Policy Is the Outlier

FMI’s commentary on the increasingly normal-looking economy and still-wildly abnormal Fed policy.

FOMC Minutes Show Fed Hawks Getting More Restive

FMI's commentary about the economic sweet spot and about the disturbing parallels between Yellen’s intended course and the disastrous, bubbly Greenspan policy.

Fed ‘Macroprudential Policy’ No Substitute for Proper Rates

FMI’s commentary on the Fed’s new emphasis on regulatory policy.

Deja vu: Yellen Out to Repeat Greenspan's Disastrous Policy

FMI’s commentary on ominous historical parallels to Yellen’s intended policy course.