Speech by Vice Chair Brainard on global financial stability considerations for monetary policy in a high-inflation environment

Alfaro Recoba

I want to start by thanking Anna Kovner, Rochelle Edge, and Bill Bassett for organizing this conference. The current global environment highlights the importance of having strong analytic and empirical foundations to understand financial stability considerations for monetary policy, and the research presented today will help strengthen those foundations.1 The […]

States move to ban high-interest loans at pet shops

Alfaro Recoba

Millie Hill said it was love at first sight as her husband of 50 years held a pint-size Chihuahua puppy at a Puppyland pet store last summer. Howard Hill, 95 and dealing with vascular dementia, was worried about how quiet their home in Kent, Wash., might become when their aging […]