Markets vs. economists: Who’s right on Fed interest-rate timing?

WASHINGTON - Will the Federal Reserve raise interest rates by the end of the year? You get a very different answer depending on the source. Eighty-four percent of economists surveyed by Bloomberg expect an initial interest-rate increase in December, according to a survey conducted Sept. 25-28. That contrasts with the signal federal funds futures are…

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