Federal Reserve
Economists say Fed is on 'the right track,' according to survey

Most economists believe the Federal Reserve is doing the right things to help repair the U.S. economy, according to a survey released Monday by the National Assn. of Business Economists. The survey also showed that a vast majority of economists believe the U.S. economy is at little risk of inflation in the coming years. In the association's semiannual survey, 53% of economists said the Fed's stimulus programs were "on the right track" for the U.S. economy, and 39% thought the Fed was doing too much. The Federal Reserve has been winding down a bond-buying economic stimulus program since December. Many investors and economists expect the central bank to start...