Philadelphia Fed's President Patrick Harker crossed the wires last minutes, via Reuters, repeating his view that three rate increases are appropriate for 2017.
Key headlines (via Reuters):
- U.S. economy more or less back to full health
- Sees inflation at 2-pct goal by late this year or next
- U.S. growing a touch more than 2 pct in 2017
- Says to boost growth rate, need broad economic policies to lift productivity, workforce