FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston’s President and CEO Eric S. Rosengren speaks during the “Hyman P. Minsky Conference on the State of the U.S. and World Economies”, in New York, April 17, 2013. REUTERS/Keith Bedford/File Photo
May 13, 2019
BOSTON (Reuters) – The Federal Reserve is working to better understand how the general public weighs the tradeoffs between inflation and unemployment, a top policymaker at the U.S. central bank said on Monday.
Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren made the remarks as he opened the latest in a series of conferences the Fed is holding as it conducts a broad review of its policies.
(Reporting by Trevor Hunnicutt; Editing by Meredith Mazzilli)