Grant Thornton chief economist Diane Swonk fears a recession in 2020 is highly probable because trade wars are "contagious."
Trump, in the first part of the series of tweets, said the economy is “very strong despite the horrendous lack of vision by Jay Powell and the Fed.”
Former Fed Chair Yellen says the president doesn't have the power to fire the current Fed Chair
Yellen called the inverted yield curve a “less good signal” of a recession on this occasion.
Despite the stock market’s recent selloff, Bullard sees no need to panic about the U.S. economy.
The downsides of central banks' negative interest rate or low-interest rate policies.
Families also saw an increase in negative net worth, which climbed to 10 percent in 2016 from 7 percent in 1989.
Ron Paul weighs in on the inverted yield curve, Federal Reserve policy and government spending.
That development came after the spread between the 10-year and 2-year Treasury notes inverted for the first time in 12 years.
Hopes for a deeper rate cut jumped Wednesday afternoon, with 62.8 percent of traders pricing in a 50 basis point cut.
The former Fed chair expressed doubts the U.S. economy will likely enter into a recession.
The president also boasted on Twitter that the U.S. is beating China in their economic rivalry.
Moore said the economy has slowed down slightly due to the Fed being “too tight” with monetary policy and the ongoing trade war with China, though he still supports the president’s handling of the situation.
'We have the greatest currency in the world,' said Trump.
"This is a sluggish economy at this stage," said Alan Greenspan.
The president said he is not a fan of a strong U.S. dollar.
Interest rates are falling without an aggressive Fed.
"Our problem is a Federal Reserve that is too proud to admit their mistake of acting too fast and tightening too much," he said.
His comments come on the heels of the Fed's decision last week to reduce the benchmark federal funds rate by 25 basis points.
Paul Volcker, Alan Greenspan, Ben Bernanke and Janet Yellen co-authored the Wall Street Journal op-ed, published on Tuesday morning.