Did End of Payroll Tax Cut Kill the Consumer?

Feb. 11 (Bloomberg) -- On today's "Street Smart," Beacon Economics' Christopher Thornberg, Sri-Kumar Global Strategies' Komal Sri-Kumar and Campbell & Co.'s Mike Harris debate the impact of the end of the payroll tax holiday on the consumer. They speak on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)

Monetary Policy Appears Close to Its Limits, Says Wilson
19:59 - Federal Reserve official Charles Evans has added his voice to forecasts for up to three interest-rate increases by the end of 2017. The bond market shows traders aren’t ready for that many. Chicago Fed President Evans joined San Francisco counterpart John Williams, who last week said he supported one rate move this year and “a few” the next. Domestic growth hasn’t been the Fed’s only consideration in 2016. Concern China’s economy is slowing helped put the Fed off a potential rate increase earlier this year. Goldman Sachs Asset Management Global Head of Fixed Income Andrew Wilson discusses with Mark Barton on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
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