Federal Reserve Board


: a 7-member board of governors overseeing the Federal Reserve System

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Recent Examples on the Web The lack of interruptions typically associated with office environments can result in significant productivity gains, as seen in a study evaluating the research productivity of Federal Reserve Board economists, which surged by 25% during remote work over the course of the pandemic. Gleb Tsipursky, Fortune, 8 Nov. 2023 CoreLogic’s climate risk analytics is already supporting the Federal Reserve Board in assessing the climate risks facing the top six banks in the country. Byalena Botros, Fortune, 28 Oct. 2023 Wholesale gas prices fell more than 6%, a win for consumers and the Federal Reserve Board, according to Sal Guatieri, a senior economist at the Bank of Montreal, a Canadian investment bank and financial services company. Nancy Vu, Washington Examiner, 4 Oct. 2023 The prevailing wisdom is that the call came from Lael Brainard, the new director of the National Economic Council and former member of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors. Leo Schwartz, Fortune Crypto, 4 Oct. 2023 These findings are based on our analysis of data from the the Federal Reserve Board’s annual Survey of Household Economics and Decisionmaking, or SHED. Jane Tavares, The Conversation, 3 Oct. 2023 Some other financial regulators like the Federal Reserve Board of Governors are funded through a similar standing appropriation from other sources. Matt Ford, The New Republic, 3 Oct. 2023 Now a new study by two economists for the Federal Reserve Board presents what may be the most comprehensive case ever that right-to-work laws beggar union and nonunion workers alike. Timothy Noah, The New Republic, 13 Sep. 2023 The consensus across Federal Reserve Board members and Federal Reserve Bank presidents is a median of 1% in 2023, 1.1% in 2024, and 1.8% in 2025. Byeleanor Pringle, Fortune, 6 Sep. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1920, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Federal Reserve Board was in 1920

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“Federal Reserve Board.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Federal%20Reserve%20Board. Accessed 3 Dec. 2023.

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