Split Among Fed Speakers Leaves September Rate Outlook Murky

September 9, 2016 4:51 PM

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The more that Federal Reserve officials speak, the more confused investors and economists become.

Fed Governor Daniel Tarullo repeated his cautious assessment of the economy during an interview Friday on CNBC television, while Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren argued there was a reasonable case for gradual tightening. Their remarks, ahead of the Sept. 20-21 meeting of the policy-setting Federa...

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