Pantheon Macroeconomics - Our argument that rates could rise as soon as March has always been contingent on two factors, namely, robust labor market data and a degree of clarity on the extent of fiscal easing likely to emerge from Congress. On the first of these issues, the latest evidence is mixed.

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13 February 2017 What Would it Take to Persuade the Fed to Hike in March?

By Ian Shepherdson

Our argument that rates could rise as soon as March has always been contingent on two factors, namely, robust labor market data and a degree of clarity on the extent of fiscal easing likely to emerge from Congress. On the first of these issues, the latest evidence is mixed.

Posted: 12th Feb 2017 in 'U.S. Documents'

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