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Title

Fed's Brainard puts breaks on rate hike

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

9-12-2016

Abstract

The latest outspoken Fed policymaker to chime in on the rate debate: Fed Governor and voting member Lael Brainard calming the markets on Monday by saying the Federal Reserve should avoid removing support for the U.S. economy too quickly. Brainard added the U.S. still looks vulnerable to economic weakness abroad.