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Gift of the gab

14 November 2017 By Swaha Pattanaik

Fed Chair Janet Yellen and other top rate-setters took the stage in Frankfurt to discuss how they communicate. It’s a slightly meta admission of the role speechifying has come to play in monetary policy in an era of ultra-low interest rates. But wordiness brings its own perils.

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