Chief economist update: Glass half-full or US recession on the way?BY BENJAMIN ONG | WEDNESDAY, 29 MAY 2019 11:46AM
While the Fed sees the US economy as half-full, bond markets are looking at the half-empty inflation gauges and demanding less compensation for the prospect of inflation eroding the value of their Treasury holdings.Read more: Fed, America, 10-year US Treasuries, 10-year Treasury, 30-April-1 May FOMC, Leonard Nakamura, September FOMC, Sir Winston Leonard Churchill, AirBnB, CME FedWatch Tool, ISM, Mr., Mrs. Smith, Netflix, Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank, Russia, Spotify, Tariff Trump, Uber, UK Prime Minister, University of Michigan
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