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  1. Grand Central: Missing From Secular Stagnation Debate, The Role of Enormous DebtRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... seems to want to disagree with Mr. Summers these days. In a blog post earlier this month, former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke took aim at the Summers' idea that the world is plagued by a chronic excess of saving and dearth of investment demand . Mr. ...

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  2. The Fed's Countdown To LiftoffRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... begin liftoff in July or September. Yellen will likely try to communicate those intentions in advance, just as Ben Bernanke did with the start of tapering in 2013 in an attempt to mitigate extreme market reactions. But it may not work. As a research ...

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  3. How To Keep Low Rates From Souring RetirementRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... interested in following, or even joining, that debate, I suggest you check out former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke's new blog , which has already generated an animated discussion among a number of high-profile savants, including former ...

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  4. Grand Central: Missing From Secular Stagnation Debate, The Role of Enormous DebtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wall Street Journal

    ... seems to want to disagree with Mr. Summers these days. In a blog post earlier this month, former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke took aim at the Summers' idea that the world is plagued by a chronic excess of saving and dearth of investment demand . Mr. ...

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  5. Wells Capital's Paulsen: Economic Policy Should Be Focused on SupplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | News Max

    ... period of weakness marked by a surplus of savings over investment. But former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, in his blog, recently took issue with Summers' view, offering a more positive take on the economy. Ray Dalio, head of the world's ...

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  6. Confidence in Obama's Economic Decisions Rises in U.S.Read the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Gallup.com

    ... her economic recommendations (42%) than those who think otherwise (31%). But she, like her direct predecessor Ben Bernanke , has yet to inspire the same breadth of confidence as the venerated Alan Greenspan, who, in his last year in the position in ...

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  7. Lance Roberts: Tax Receipts at 18% of Economy May Point to Business SlowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | News Max

    With "tax day" now firmly behind us, 2015 is expected to show a record level of tax collections. This is a good thing, right? Maybe not.

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  8. The Next Bubble Is A Matter of If Not WhenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Fox News

    ... of "growing productivity" and a "new economy" forged by breakthroughs in technology. Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke was touting the strength of the U.S. housing market and the health of U.S. borrowers well into 2007, not long before Bear Stearns ...

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  9. Negative convexity, elections, and crony capitalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | American Thinker

    ... third round of unsterilized bond purchases, dubbed QE3. In a statement on September 13, 2012, then-Fed chair Ben Bernanke announced $40 billion per month in additional bond-buying, which would include mortgage-backed securities (MBS). What most ...

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  10. Dalio Chooses Summers Over Bernanke in Debate on Secular StagnationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | News Max

    Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers has suggested for more than a year that the U.S. economy might be suffering from "secular stagnation" - a prolonged period of weakness marked by a surplus of savings over investment. Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke recently took issue with Summers' view in his blog, offering a more positive take on the economy.

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  11. UPDATE 1-Market liquidity drought raises alarm bells inside FedRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Reuters

    ... still be susceptible to another "taper tantrum" such as the one that happened in 2013 when then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke caught investors off guard by suggesting the central bank could trim bond purchases in coming months. Deutsche Bank economists ...

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  12. America Needs a New Economic Plan to Stop Leaving Workers BehindRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | TheStreet.com

    ... country. Likewise, for the 2000s, up until the financial collapse in 2008. Economists (like Larry Summers and Ben Bernanke) are arguing over whether the recent slow pattern of economic growth is due to secular stagnation or because of too much ...

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  13. As The Fed Prepares To Tighten, Which States Have Already Reached Full Employment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Forbes.com

    ... force participation and depressed wage growth. Echoing these considerations, former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke recently noted , "The unemployment rate used to be the only number you had to look at. Now of course there are many ...

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  14. Ponnuru: Why does Fed insist on targeting inflation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Daily Chronicle

    Ben Bernanke, a think-tanker who has for some reason rapidly moved into the top rank of economics bloggers, has written a post that seems destined to be influential. It's about various proposals to reform monetary policy.

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  15. Former AIG boss: U.S. bailout hurt shareholdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... AIG rescue by the bailout's masterminds, former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, ex-Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and Timothy Geithner, the former Treasury secretary who was president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in 2008. All ...

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  16. AIG Bailout Judge's Questions Seen Showing Greenberg's EdgeRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Washington Post

    ... AIG rescue by the bailout's masterminds, former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, ex-Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and Timothy Geithner, the former Treasury secretary who was president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in 2008. All ...

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  17. Bernanke and Poole on Secular StagnationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Library of Economics and Liberty

    ... these counterarguments are quantitatively plausible remains to be seen.) This is my favorite paragraph from Ben Bernanke's blog post "Why are interest rates so low, part 2: Secular stagnation," March 31, 2015. Bernanke is a clear writer, which is ...

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  18. Hedge Fund News: Paul Tudor Jones, Ray Dalio, Michael PlattRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Insider Monkey

    ... that it actually happen, given his differing views on economic growth with former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke and former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers. "Perhaps we can have that discussion in person over a beer sometime," Dalio wrote of ...

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  19. How Crisis In The Energy Sector Could Spark A Repeat Of The Subprime BustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Forbes.com

    ... as a credible argument. In mid-2007 three hedge funds owning subprime mortgages had collapsed, and Chairman Ben Bernanke delivered his line that the "impact on the broader economy and financial markets of the problems in the subprime mortgage area ...

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  20. Was Monetary Policy Loose During The Housing Boom?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Seeking Alpha

    ... interest rate level. He views this departure from a neutral stance as a key contributor to the housing boom. Ben Bernanke and Larry Summers believe otherwise. They see the Fed simply doing its job back then by adjusting its policy rate down to a low ...

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