Mester says rising long rates not a negative, but is consistent with the economic outlook
Upside risks to forecast "more salient" than they have been in quite some time
Recovery in housing and real estate prices is "sustainable" and not in "bubble territory"
- Canadian union leader says three NAFTA nations are still far away from resolving the most complex issues
- Swiss Producer and Import Price Index fell 0.2% in March
- OPEC Sec-Gen says oil inventories in February below 50 mln barrels above 5-year-average, decline trend to continue in coming months
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