Charles Plosser

(Demonstrators gather in front of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, near Sixth and Arch Streets.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Protesters Demand a Voice in Selection of Next President of Philadelphia ‘Fed’

The group, which staged a march this morning from Independence Hall to the Federal Reserve at Sixth and Arch Streets, says the Fed’s replacement process is dominated by major financial firms and corporations.


(Charles Plosser, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, speaking at the Union League, on Broad Street.  Photo by John Ostapkovich)

Phila. Fed Boss Says US Economy Is In Long-Term Recovery

Charles Plosser, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, admitted that December’s jobs number was a disappointment, but he says the long-term trend is positive


(Donald Trump looks out the window of his limousine during a visit to New Hampshire last year.   Credit:  Matthew Cavanaugh/ Getty Images)

Part 4: Can We Fix It?

Numerous polls show that Americans, with the steepest income gap of any developed country, are concerned about the growing trend but are divided over what to do about it.


(Charles Plosser at this morning's breakfast at the Philadelphia Country Club in Gladwyne.  Credit: Pat Loeb)

Head of Philadelphia Fed Sees Brighter Economic Skies For Our Region

Charles Plosser says the economic outlook is for modest growth and declining unemployment in our region.


(Charles Plosser, at lectern, speaks to breakfast gathering at Villanova.  Credit:  Pat Loeb)

Head of Philadelphia’s Federal Reserve Sees Light At End of Dark Economic Tunnel

“I expect to see only modest declines in the unemployment rate,” Charles Plosser told the breakfast gathering, “probably little change over the rest of this year but then gradually falling to 8½, perhaps 8 percent by the end of 2012.”


(Photo by Pat Loeb)

Head of Philly Fed Sees Decline Of Recession Threat

But there was bad news, too — on employment.



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