Fed’s Kaplan Says Technology Is Holding Down Inflation

Robert S. Kaplan, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, says increased competition is making it harder for companies to raise prices.

Fed, Perplexed by Low Inflation, Is Still Ready to Raise Rates

As Federal Reserve officials struggle to understand why inflation remains low, two of them give their reasons for being on different sides of the debate.

U.K. Finance Minister Seeks to Placate Angry Young Voters

With Brexit looming large, more-affordable housing featured prominently as Philip Hammond presented his budget to Parliament.

Trump’s Fed Finalists Offer a Clear Choice: Status Quo or Significant Change

The candidates on President Trump’s short list for Federal Reserve chairman have very different views about the best way to manage the economy.