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  1. Grand Central: What We've Learned from Yellen and FischerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... conference in Jackson Hole, Wyo., this year. Ms. Yellen "does not plan to attend the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium in August," a Fed spokesperson said Tuesday. "However, she looks forward to ...

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  2. Fed's Yellen Plans to Skip This Year's Jackson Hole ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wall Street Journal

    Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen plans to skip the central bank's high-profile conference in Jackson Hole, Wyo., this year. Ms. Yellen "does not plan to attend the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium in August," a Fed spokesperson said Tuesday.

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  3. Yellen to skip key central bank conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... -- below the Fed's goal of 2 percent. "Chair Yellen does not plan to attend the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium in August," a Fed spokesperson said. "However, she looks forward to participating in the ...

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  4. Energy woes spreading to manufacturing sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | NewsOK.com

    A survey of regional manufacturers showed activity and expectations declined sharply over the past month, with both reaching their lowest levels since the depths of the Great Recession in 2009. Chad Wilkerson, vice president and economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City and head of the Oklahoma City branch, said a slowdown in the energy industry was a significant factor.

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  5. Philly Fed Region "Weak but Stable"; Kansas City Region "Declines More Sharply"Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis

    ... employment indications in other reports. Kansas City Region "Declines More Sharply" The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City reports Tenth District Manufacturing Declines More Sharply . According to Chad Wilkerson, vice president and economist at the ...

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  6. KFOR NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    A recent report from the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City shows lower crop prices in 2014 hurt the wallets of Nebraska residents. The report states Nebraska was the only state in the country where per capita personal income fell last year.

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  7. Strong cattle prices, mineral rights boost Oklahoma farm incomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | NewsOK.com

    Farmers in Oklahoma are faring better than other states in this region, thanks in part to strong cattle prices and revenue from mineral rights, according to a survey for the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. The survey, released Thursday by the Omaha Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, found that Oklahoma farm income has grown over the past three years, said Nathan Kauffman, branch executive for the Omaha Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.

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  8. Krugman: Greenspan Is 'Worst' Former Chairman of Federal ReserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | News Max

    ... The non-profit group has an upcoming conference scheduled at the same time as the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's annual economic symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyo. APP "believes that local and national policies that respect the dignity of the ...

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  9. Express Releases Mother's Day Poll of Working MomsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | PRWeb

    ... just because they have to," said Bob Funk, CEO of Express and a former chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. "There's obviously a small difference between mothers and fathers in this survey, with fewer fathers saying they wouldn't ...

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  10. DIARY- Top Economic Events to May 18Read the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | Reuters

    ... 2015 (to May 8). BRUSSELS - European Business Summit 2015 (to May 7). WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George participates in "Credit Markets: Booms, Busts and Distortions" panel before an event hosted by the ...

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  11. Taking on the Banks: A Conversation with Anat AdmatiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | New Yorker

    ... to Warren, Yellen, and Lagarde, they include Esther George, the president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City; Brooksley Born, the former chair of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission; and Claudia Buch, the deputy president of the German ...

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  12. DIARY- Top Economic Events to May 15Read the original story

    Monday May 4 | Reuters

    ... 2015 (to May 8). BRUSSELS - European Business Summit 2015 (to May 7). WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George participates in "Credit Markets: Booms, Busts and Distortions" panel before an event hosted by the ...

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  13. DIARY- Top Economic Events to May 14Read the original story

    Friday May 1 | Reuters

    ... 2015 (to May 8). BRUSSELS - European Business Summit 2015 (to May 7). WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George participates in "Credit Markets: Booms, Busts and Distortions" panel before an event hosted by the ...

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  14. New Mexico sees job gains in education, health and business servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Business Journal

    ... but have outpaced national growth over the past 10 years. According to new data from the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, employment in the education, health services, professional and business services - as well as nine other sectors - saw ...

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  15. What to Watch in the Week Ahead and on Monday, May 4Read the original story

    Friday May 1 | Reuters

    ... Conference on Finance and Society on Wednesday, hosted by the IMF in Washington. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George participates in the "Credit Markets: Booms, Busts and Distortions" panel in the same event. On the day, ...

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  16. Oil & Gas Companies Slash Capital Budgets, Payrolls, an Industrial Info News AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Market Wire

    ... according to a recent survey by the Pittsburgh Business Times . And a survey from the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Kansas City, Missouri) showed oil & gas producers operating in its six-state region plan to sharply reduce capital spending ...

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  17. Wanted: Qualified workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    ... to go out and get a job," said Bob Funk, CEO of Express and a former chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. "We just haven't taught our young people how to do that." The central bank's monetary policy committee, which is charged with ...

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  18. Lower energy prices slow manufacturing in Oklahoma, regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Low oil prices continue to slow manufacturing activity in Oklahoma and the region, according to a survey by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. "Regional factories had their worst month in quite some time, as exports continued to drop and conditions worsened among producers of oil and gas-related goods," said Chad Wilkerson, vice president and regional economist at the Oklahoma City Federal Reserve branch.

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  19. Lower energy prices slowing manufacturing in Oklahoma, regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Low oil prices continue to slow manufacturing activity in Oklahoma and the region, according to a survey by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. "Regional factories had their worst month in quite some time, as exports continued to drop and conditions worsened among producers of oil and gas-related goods," said Chad Wilkerson, vice president and regional economist at the Oklahoma City Federal Reserve branch.

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  20. Farm loans keep rising in U.S. grain belt as cash squeeze tightensRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Reuters

    Farmers in the central U.S. grain and livestock states continued to take out new operating loans in the first quarter of 2015 as low grain prices failed to cover high costs for seed, rents and crop chemicals ahead of spring field work, the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City said on Wednesday. "Loan volumes for almost all farming purposes rose at commercial banks as many producers contended with tighter profit margins," the bank said in its quarterly review of agricultural lending in the Corn Belt and Plains states which dominate U.S. grain, oilseed, cattle and hog production.

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