How Much Does the Stock Market Influence the Fed?

Before you go, we thought you'd like these...
Before you go close icon

Investor and economic writer John Mauldin met with me at the Nasdaq to talk about his new book, Code Red.

In this clip, I ask Mauldin how much the Federal Reserve is influenced by the stock market's reaction, rather than the real economy. 

"It is difficult to contain myself when I answer that question," he responds. 

Have a look: 

More on the economy 
Obamacare seems complex, but it doesn't have to be. In only minutes, you can learn the critical facts you need to know in a special free report called Everything You Need to Know About Obamacare. But don't hesitate; because it's not often that we release a FREE guide containing this much information and money-making advice. Please click here to access your free copy.


The article How Much Does the Stock Market Influence the Fed? originally appeared on

Follow Morgan Housel on Twitter @TMFHousel. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Copyright © 1995 - 2013 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Read Full Story

Want more news like this?

Sign up for Finance Report by AOL and get everything from business news to personal finance tips delivered directly to your inbox daily!

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.

From Our Partners