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President Obama will nominate Janet L. Yellen to be the next head of the Federal Reserve, the White House said Tuesday.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Miami Herald

Bernanke regrets not explaining crisis better

Myles Chefetz does a tasting in the kitchen at Prime Fish with chef Todd Zimmer, April 14, 2014.

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Wall Street Journal

Bernanke Says Fed Actions Could Have Been Better Communicated to Public

Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said Tuesday the U.S. central bank's actions during the financial crisis could have been more effectively communicated to the public to avoid the perception those measures favored Wall Street.

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Brandon Sun

Former head of U.S. Fed Reserve says central bank's role was misunderstood

Former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke says the U.S. central bank should have done a better job in helping people understand the action it took during the 2008-09 financial crisis.

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MoneyWeek

Guns and butter

Last week, we were explaining how the empire and the credit bubble depend on each other.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Reuters

DIARY - Top economic events to May 5

Former chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke, will give a speech entitled "Eight Years of Crisis Management at the Federal Reserve and the Way Forward" - 1545 GMT.

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Fox News

Yellen's Predecessors Burned By Bubbles

The Fed claims it's not concerned with how the stock market reacts to its forward guidance.

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GuruFocus.com

Hoisington Investment Management - Quarterly Review

The Federal Open Market Committee has continuously been overly optimistic regarding its expectations for economic growth in the United States since the last recession ended in 2009.

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MarketWatch

Slide Show: The Fed's enormous balance sheet in seven charts

It's a big number, even by Washington standards. It's twice the government expenditures for all 50 states, equal to the net worth of 56 Bill Gates and could buy 6.5 billion iPhones, notes Vincent Reinhart, chief U.S. economist at Morgan Stanley.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Washington Post

Former fed chair Ben Bernanke dines al fresco

Hey, isn't that Former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke, lunching at Le Pain Quotidian at Eastern Market on Saturday? Casual in a leather jacket, the money man was seen chowing on a salad at an outdoor table with a few friends.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Reuters

Yellen shows her hand

The difference between the Federal Reserve Board of Chairwoman Janet Yellen and that of her immediate predecessor Ben Bernanke is becoming clear.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Reuters

DIARY - Top economic Events to April 29

Former chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke, will give a speech entitled "Eight Years of Crisis Management at the Federal Reserve and the Way Forward" - 1545 GMT.

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Wall Street Journal

Fed Bond-Buying Delivered 'Significant' Boost to U.S. Economy, IMF Researchers Say

Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke famously quipped in his closing days that the problem with quantitative easing is that "it works in practice but it doesn't work in theory."

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MarketWatch

The Fed's enormous balance sheet in seven charts

It's a big number, even by Washington standards. It's twice the government expenditures for all 50 states, equal to the net worth of 56 Bill Gates and could buy 6.5 billion iPhones, notes Vincent Reinhart, chief U.S. economist at Morgan Stanley.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

New Vision

Losing interest

By Barry Eichengreen Two of the world's most prominent economic institutions, the International Monetary Fund and Former US Treasury Secretary Larry Summers, recently warned that the global economy may be facing an extended period of low interest rates.

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Learn Bonds

Economic and Demographic Trends Pointing to More Modest Economic Growth

Current global economic and demographic trends are pointing to more modest economic growth than what has prevailed in recent decades.

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Foreign Policy

What Yellen Didn't Say - By Jamila Trindle

In her first major speech on monetary policy since taking the helm at the U.S. Federal Reserve in February, Janet Yellen said that she'll be watching the labor market and inflation and keeping an eye out for any other surprises that might derail the U.S. economic recovery as she considers how long to keep interest rates close to zero.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Mail & Guardian

Eurozone stimulus may boost rand

If stimulus measures move over to the eurozone, it could spell a slight respite for South Africa's beleaguered currency.

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SFGate

Yellen: Fed stimulus still needed

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen, center, speaks during a luncheon at the Economic Club of New York on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

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Safehaven

Doug Casey's Coming Super-Bubble

In many of my conversations with legendary speculator Doug Casey since the crash of 2008, Doug has talked about a coming super-bubble.

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