Monetary Policy and the Economy

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen held a news conference following the quarterly Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting on current… read more

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen held a news conference following the quarterly Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting on current economic projections. She said that job market improvement and a higher inflation rate were needed before the central bank would raise interest rates, saying that a rate hike in April was unlikely but could be warranted at a later meeting. She also announced the Federal Reserve was downgrading its quarterly economic forecast and expects only a 2.5 percent economic growth for 2015 and 2016. close

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Program ID:
324894-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 18, 2015 | 2:29pm EDT | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Mar 22, 2015 | 5:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Mar 18, 2015 | 2:30pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Mar 18, 2015 | 4:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 18, 2015 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 18, 2015 | 6:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 18, 2015 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 19, 2015 | 2:11am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 19, 2015 | 9:33am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 20, 2015 | 11:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 22, 2015 | 10:30am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Mar 22, 2015 | 5:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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