Humphrey-Hawkins (Monetary Policy Oversight) Hearings

Under the Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act of 1978 (also referred to as the Humphrey-Hawkins Act), the Federal Reserve must submit a report on the economy to Congress by February 20 and July 20 of each year. Following submission of the report, the chairman of the Federal Reserve Board is typically called to testify before the House committee, or subcommittee, charged with monetary policy oversight.

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Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act of 1978: Hearings before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, Ninety-fifth Congress, Second Session, on Amendment No. 1703 to S. 50 ... May 8, 9, and 10, 1978

Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act of 1978: Hearings before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, Ninety-fifth Congress, Second Session, on Amendment No. 1703 to S. 50 ... May 8, 9, and 10, 1978


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Hearings on Amendment No. 1703 to S. 50: to Establish and Translate into Practical Reality the Right of All Adult Americans Able, Willing, and Seeking to Work to Full Opportunity for Useful Paid Employment at Fair Rates of Compensation; to Combine Full Employment, Production, and Purchasing Power Goals with Proper Attention to Balanced Growth and National Priorities; to Mandate Such National Economic Policies and Programs as are Necessary to Achieve Full Employment, Production, and Purchasing Power, to Restrain Inflation; and to Provide Explicit Machinery for the Development and Implementation of Such Economic Policies and Programs, and for Other Purposes.

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United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, ([year]), Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act of 1978: Hearings before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, Ninety-fifth Congress, Second Session, on Amendment No. 1703 to S. 50 ... May 8, 9, and 10, 1978, [issue title/date], accessed Apr 19, 2014 from FRASER, http:fraser.stlouisfed.org/publication/?pid=1314

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Date: 1978
Authors: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

Public Law 95-523, 95th Congress, H.R. 50: Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act [Humphrey-Hawkins Act]

Public Law 95-523, 95th Congress, H.R. 50: Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act [Humphrey-Hawkins Act]


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An Act to translate into practical reality the right of all Americans who are able, willing, and seeking to work to full opportunity for useful paid employment at fair rates of compensation; to assert the responsibility of the Federal Government to use all practicable programs and policies to promote full employment, production, and real income, balanced growth, adequate productivity growth, proper attention to national priorities, and reasonable price stability; to require the President each year to set forth explicit short-term and mediumterm economic goals; to achieve a better integration of general and structural economic policies; and to improve the coordination of economic policymaking within the Federal Government. 92 Stat. 1887. Digitized by the U.S. Government Printing Office.

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United States. Congress, ([year]), Public Law 95-523, 95th Congress, H.R. 50: Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act [Humphrey-Hawkins Act], [issue title/date], accessed Apr 19, 2014 from FRASER, http:fraser.stlouisfed.org/publication/?pid=1034

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Date: 1978
Authors: United States. Congress

Monetary Policy Oversight - Senate Hearings

Monetary Policy Oversight - Senate Hearings


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Under the Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act of 1978 (also referred to as the Humphrey-Hawkins Act), the Federal Reserve must submit a report on the economy to Congress by February 20 and July 20 of each year. Following submission of the report, the chairman of the Federal Reserve Board is typically called to testify before the Senate committee charged with monetary policy oversight.

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United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, ([year]), Monetary Policy Oversight - Senate Hearings, [issue title/date], accessed Apr 19, 2014 from FRASER, http:fraser.stlouisfed.org/publication/?pid=671

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Availability: 1979 to 2013
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Monetary Policy Oversight - House of Representatives Hearings

Monetary Policy Oversight - House of Representatives Hearings


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Under the Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act of 1978 (also referred to as the Humphrey-Hawkins Act), the Federal Reserve must submit a report on the economy to Congress by February 20 and July 20 of each year. Following submission of the report, the chairman of the Federal Reserve Board is typically called to testify before the House committee, or subcommittee, charged with monetary policy oversight.

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United States. Congress. House. Committee on Banking and Currency, United States. Congress. House. Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs and United States. Congress. House. Committee on Financial Services, ([year]), Monetary Policy Oversight - House of Representatives Hearings, [issue title/date], accessed Apr 19, 2014 from FRASER, http:fraser.stlouisfed.org/publication/?pid=672

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Availability: 1979 to 2013
Authors: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Banking and Currency, United States. Congress. House. Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs, United States. Congress. House. Committee on Financial Services