Revenge of the Fed hawks – sort of

January 4, 2013

Gabriel Debenedetti contributed to this post

Federal Reserve officials appear to be getting cold feet. Having just announced an open-ended bond buying program in September and then broadening it in December, minutes from last month’s policy meeting suggested an increasing caution about additional monetary stimulus among the Federal Open Market Committee’s core of voting members.

A cleaner, meaner hawks-doves chart

April 13, 2012

Fed officials have been out giving speeches in full force lately, with no less than six policymakers taking to the podium on Thursday alone. The latest, most up-to-date incarnation of our handy interactive hawks-doves chart can help you make sense of it all. Thanks to Van Tsui and the rest of the Reuters Graphics team for their great work.