Very low interest rates may return, Fed analysis finds, with major ramifications

Posted on AllSides May 19th, 2023
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The era of higher interest rates may not last long if a new analysis from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York is accurate.

The regional Fed bank published estimates on Friday finding that the short-term interest rate that would go along with stable inflation and employment is under 1%. That is far lower than the Fed's current target of 5% to 5.25%.

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