How is the Fed reacting to inflation?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on January 27, 2022

Dr. Perryman reacts to the recent Federal Reserve meeting and how it is likely to impact markets.

What do unchanged interest rates indicate about the economy?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on December 12, 2019

The Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged following its December meeting and signaled it would stay on hold for 2020.

How has the Federal Reserve changed their goals for inflation?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on December 03, 2019

Dr. Perryman says the Federal Reserve system has been engaged in an extensive study of the future of monetary policy and plans to issue a significant report next year.

What did the most recent meeting indicate about the Federal Reserve Board?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on September 24, 2019

Dr. Perryman reflects on the recent Federal Reserve Board meeting and its quarter of a point interest rate cut.

Should the Fed cut interest rates drastically, given today's slowing economic growth?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on August 13, 2019

Dr. Perryman says President Trump continues to put intense public pressure on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates dramatically.

Was the Fed's interest rate cut a good idea, and how did markets react?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on August 01, 2019

The Federal Reserve cut interest rates a quarter of a point at its recent meeting. It was a move Dr. Perryman says left no one happy.

What impact will recent hurricanes likely have on monetary policy?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on September 25, 2017

It appears the recent hurricanes have blown away the Fed's plan of gradual interest rate increases this year. Dr. Perryman says the bad weather will cause Fed governors to reassess.

When will the Federal Reserve increase interest rates?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on September 26, 2016

The Federal Reserve continues to take a very cautious approach when it comes to interest rates, but Dr. Perryman expects a rate hike in December right after the election.

When is the Fed thinking of raising interest rates?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on August 30, 2016

Dr. Perryman says the Federal Reserve is sending mixed signals when it comes to raising interest rates.

Why does the Federal Reserve focus on inflation?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on August 26, 2016

For years, the Federal Reserve has been known as an inflation fighter; Dr. Perryman says there are other targets that might make more sense.