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Mohamed A. El-Erian

What to Expect From the Fed

Don’t expect major surprises from the Federal Reserve this week, but keep a close eye on the underlying policy transitions.
No sudden moves from Fed Chair Janet Yellen. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg
No sudden moves from Fed Chair Janet Yellen. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

There are four major things to keep in mind when the U.S. Federal Reserve's policy-making committee meets this week to decide what, if anything, to change in its approach to supporting the economic recovery.

1. The Context