Econoday’s economists look at the week’s important economic events.
A roundtable with Econoday’s top economic experts, Anne D. Picker, Jeremy Hawkins and Mark Pender, cover key events in Asia, Europe and the U.S. with special mention of what to look for in the coming week.
June 12, 2018
ECB May Act, Fed Will Act, BOJ Not Likely to Act
Winding down of stimulus, despite weak Eurozone growth, is a possible outcome for this week's ECB meeting while a rate hike, given scarcity in the U.S. labor market, appears a certainty for the Federal Reserve. No action is the call for the week's Bank of Japan meeting where low inflation is the continuing struggle.