Fed’s Plosser: If Fed eases, it needs to be clear about why

September 30, 2010

Even the Federal Reserve official who is one of those most opposed to further financial easing by the U.S. central bank has thoughts about how the Fed ought to do it.

Richard Fisher’s change of heart

July 14, 2009

Dallas Federal Reserve¬†President Richard Fisher at first voted against the Fed’s Dec. 16 decision to aggressively chop benchmark interest rates to near zero, but reversed his decision during a lunch break shortly afterward, a book about the Fed slated for August publication reveals.