“With a key monthly jobs report delayed by the government shutdown, …, Federal Reserve officials and investors Friday were left unsure whether they would get enough reliable data in coming weeks to assess the recovery’s progress.” Wall Street Journal, October 5-6, 2013 A5 http://on.wsj.com/GECmDp
Timely and accurate are key watchwords. And consistent. The result may influence the decision whether to wind down Fed bond buying. Ripple, ripple.
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