Bad Jobs Numbers Could Help Prompt Another Round of Quantitative Easing

Bad indicators may spur the Fed to undertake more easing, but it might not be good policy.

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Slipping indicators may nudge Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and his colleagues at the Fed to take action.

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Danielle Kurtzleben is a business and economics reporter for U.S. News & World Report. Connect with her on Twitter at @titonka or via E-mail at dkurtzleben@usnews.com.