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Policymakers felt that the risks of a trade war and a disruptive Brexit had diminished

  • January 3, 2020 January 3, 2020
  • 14:40

The number of available positions rose 3.3%

  • December 17, 2019 December 17, 2019
  • 12:08

After three cuts earlier this year, the central bank left its benchmark rate in a low range of 1.5% to 1.75%

  • December 11, 2019 December 11, 2019
  • 14:41

The unemployment rate matches a half-century low

  • December 6, 2019 December 6, 2019
  • 11:35

Higher tariffs on customer products didn't stop Americans from spending

  • November 15, 2019 November 15, 2019
  • 11:20

The Fed cut short-term rates last month for the third time this year

  • November 13, 2019 November 13, 2019
  • 10:50

Measure isn't intended to lower longer-term rates, Fed says

  • October 11, 2019 October 17, 2019
  • 14:08

Powell may face challenges on future moves

  • October 9, 2019 October 17, 2019
  • 15:42

Average hourly wages saw a slight decline

  • October 4, 2019 October 31, 2019
  • 10:55

Excluding government hiring, businesses added just 96,000 jobs

  • September 6, 2019 October 31, 2019
  • 11:15