TITLE

Of `natural' rates

AUTHOR(S)
Risen, James
PUB. DATE
October 1994
SOURCE
FW;10/11/94, Vol. 163 Issue 21, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the rate of unemployment in the United States. Definition of natural rates; Reliance of the Federal Reserve Board on natural rates to adjust interest rates for inflation; Provisions of the Humphrey-Hawkins Act of 1970; Measures to counteract the rise in unemployment rates.
ACCESSION #
9412022050

 

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