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  1. Professor Richard Cooper , Harvard University Economics Professor,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    ... former Under Secretary of State for Economic Affairs in the United States, Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Dean of Yale University, and has made significant achievements on economic affairs analysis and processing. Share it! ...

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  2. YWCA Announces Women of Achievement Award RecipientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Kirsten has co-authored academic research publications, including Maine Policy Review and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Community and Banking. She is the recipient of several awards including the University of Maine's Maryann Hartman Award and the ...

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  3. Loan plan to help small businesses in FitchburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... on Main Street. The $25,000 was funded through $150,000 in "tactical funds" from the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston's Working Cities Challenge, according to a press release. Special consideration in the loan process will go toward restaurants, ...

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  4. Michael Dwyer/Ap Joan VENNOCHIThe real enemy at the rally? Boston's racist imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... are white and 78 percent of the students are low income. According to a recent report by the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston called "The Color of Wealth in Boston," white households in Greater Boston have more wealth than African-Americans, Caribbean ...

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  5. IRS penalizes more earners for mistakes, underpayment in estimated tax filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | USA Today

    ... a major U.S. tax preparation company. Rigney cited a Dec. 2016 working paper in which the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston estimated that 37% of nonretired U.S. adults participated in paid informal work arrangements. Additionally, roughly 20% received ...

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  6. BOMA International Honors Four Regional MembersRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... and the commercial real estate industry. Michael J. Gill is director of Operations for the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. With nearly three decades of industry experience, Gill has been responsible for approximately 3.4 million square feet of Class ...

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  7. Jobless claims drop to 240,000 to maintain hottest streak in 43 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... is about as low as officials at the Federal Reserve think it can go. On Wednesday, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston president Eric Rosengren warned that, without action from the Fed, the unemployment rate could fall below 4 percent, driving inflation ...

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  8. Rosengren: Tight Labor Markets Justify Fed Plans to Keep Raising RatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Wall Street Journal

    Eric Rosengren, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, said increasingly tight labor markets should keep the U.S. central bank on its path to gradually raise rates and start slowly shrinking its portfolio of bonds and other assets, despite a surprising pause in inflation pressures this spring.

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  9. Plans in motion to make Upper Common a national historic districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... process mostly covered by a $50,000 Working Cities Challenge Technical Support grant from the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, according to McKenzie. The effort is being led by ReImagine North of Main, the Montachusett Opportunity Council, Fitchburg ...

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  10. Ways to Protect Borrowers From Predatory Home LendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Kiplinger Online

    ... in communities of color, draining them of resources," concluded a scathing study by the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. Here are some badly needed reforms: Require that the contracts be recorded and titles delivered to the buyers; provide longer ...

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  11. Marcus Yao: Social hierarchy restricts the poor - and we need to change thatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Post-Bulletin

    ... is that it is getting harder and harder to move up in the social hierarchy. One study by the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston found that fewer families moved from one quintile of the income ladder to the next during the 1980s than during the 1970s, ...

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  12. How to fix Social SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | InvestmentNews

    ... wants to keep Social Security around for future generations. Ms. Munnell, who worked at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston for 20 years and at the Treasury Department for two years during the Clinton administration, and served on a U.S. Social ...

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  13. How to Fix Social SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Bloomberg

    ... to keep Social Security around for future generations. Munnell, who worked at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston for 20 years, the Treasury Department for two years during the Clinton administration 1 , and served on a U.S. Social ...

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  14. Grants aim for Fitchburg storefront improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... for the program was provided by The Health Foundation of Central Massachusetts and the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. Mayor Stephen DiNatale said partnerships with ReImagine North of Main, as well as other organizations in the city, are important ...

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  15. A Turning Point for Commercial PropertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Wall Street Journal

    ... isis rally. While there is no sign that a decline would mean imminent danger for the economy, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren recently warned that valuations represent a risk he "will continue to watch carefully."

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  16. Barnabei returns to commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... According to Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Mike Lucas will be moved from Wells Fargo to the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. Those documents included the application for designation as depository, depository agreement, pledgee agreement form, and ...

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  17. Officials welcome back commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | The Review

    ... According to assistant prosecuting attorney Mike Lucas will be moved from Wells Fargo to the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. Those documents included the application for designation as depository, depository agreement, pledge agreement form, and the ...

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  18. Millionaires might complain about new tax, but they probably won't flee, studies showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... a very good bet for the Commonwealth," said Robert Tannenwald, a former vice president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and former senior fellow at the left-leaning Center for Budget and Policy Priorities in Washington. "The benefits of the ...

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  19. Silvana Tenreyro appointed to Bank of England MPCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | This Is Money

    ... ough maintaining monetary stability.' Professor Tenreyro has worked as an economist at the US Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and has been an MPC member at the Bank of Mauritius.

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  20. LSE Academic Tenreyro to Join BOE Rate-Setting Committee 3 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Bloomberg

    ... the Bank of Mauritius between 2012 and 2014, Tenreyro has also worked as an economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston for two years and as an academic visitor at the BOE. The U.K. Treasury had been expected to appoint a woman to replace Forbes ...

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