31 Oct '11, 9pm

US Federal Reserve meets amid divisions

WASHINGTON - With the euro zone deal to restructure Greek debt, boost the bailout fund and recapitalise banks drawing a line under the region's debt problems for now, focus has returned to the world's largest economy and the United States Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting that kicks off today. And discord within the ranks is expected. When the central bank's policymaking Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) comes together for its penultimate meeting this year, five of the 10 voting members will be in open disagreement with chairman Ben Bernanke about the direction of monetary policy. Three conservative members say the Fed has already done too much, while two liberals say the Fed needs to do much more. But it is still the chairman who determines whether the central bank should expand its campaign to stimulate growth for the third time since August and, lately, Mr Ber...

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