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  1. Economic and Demographic Trends Pointing to More Modest Economic GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Learn Bonds

    ... was once thought to be 4.00%. Maybe it is 2.00% to 3.00% this time around. Last year, former Fed Chairman, Ben Bernanke, stated several times that the equilibrium policy rate could be lower this time around. We concur with Mr. Bernanke. If we were ...

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  2. Losing interestRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New Vision

    ... popularized nearly a decade ago by the likes of former US Federal Reserve Board Chairmen Alan Greenspan and Ben Bernanke. There is only one problem: the data show little evidence of a savings glut. Since 1980, global savings have fluctuated between ...

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  3. Fed Chair Yellen to FollowReagan s Taylor RuleRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen gave her first speech on monetary policy since she took office from retiring Chairman Ben Bernanke.

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  4. Stimulus needed for job market: FedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    ... as in the past two decades in Japan, when falling prices can slow economic growth. After taking over from Ben Bernanke on Feb. 3, Yellen presided over her first Fed meeting on March 18-19. At that meeting, the Fed pared its monthly bond buying by ...

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  5. 5-2011 From the EditorRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Metal Center News

    ... to be facing a significant decline in their standard of living. Who are they going to blame? President Obama or Ben Bernanke? No, you. They will come to work with bad attitudes. Productivity will go down the tubes, and so will your profitability," ...

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  6. Yellen sees interest rates staying lowRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    Despite steady improvement in the economy, lingering signs of slack in the job market suggest that the Federal Reserve will keep interest rates near zero and maintain an accommodative monetary policy, the Fed's chairwoman, Janet L. Yellen, said in a speech Wednesday.

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  7. Fed Chair Yellen to Follow Reagan's 'Taylor Rule'Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | American Thinker

    U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen gave her first speech on monetary policy since she took office from retiring Chairman Ben Bernanke.

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  8. What Yellen Didn't Say - By Jamila TrindleRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Foreign Policy

    ... started scaling back its purchases of bonds, which is expected to take until October. When former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke announced the move last summer, he caused the tide to shift. People saw the U.S. as a better place to invest again because ...

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  9. Stimulus still needed for job market, Fed chief saysRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... Fed has kept its benchmark short-term rate at a record low near zero since late 2008. After taking over from Ben Bernanke on Feb. 3, Yellen presided over her first Fed meeting on March 18-19. At that meeting, the Fed pared its monthly bond buying by ...

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  10. Eurozone stimulus may boost randRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian

    ... arguably overvalued in the last few years. Bond buying by the United States Federal Reserve under governor Ben Bernanke and the bull run of emerging markets were usually mentioned in the same breath. Riding on the back of quantitative easing (QE) in ...

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  11. Fed...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... as in the past two decades in Japan, when falling prices can slow economic growth. After taking over from Ben Bernanke on Feb. 3, Yellen presided over her first Fed meeting on March 18-19. At that meeting, the Fed pared its monthly bond buying by ...

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  12. Yellen affirms that inflation is a prime concern for FedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... the reasons the Fed is able to keep interest rates so low is that investors and traders believed former chair Ben Bernanke's policy committee was committed to keeping a lid on prices. As the Fed's new leader, Ms. Yellen must establish the same ...

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  13. Doug Casey's Coming Super-BubbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Safehaven

    ... that the global economy is headed for high inflation, with a very real potential for hyperinflation in the US. Ben Bernanke's panicked deployment of squadrons of cash-laden choppers has been emulated around the world. The Bank of International ...

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  14. Fed's Janet Yellen says job market still needs stimulusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    ... Fed has kept its benchmark short-term rate at a record low near zero since late 2008. After taking over from Ben Bernanke on Feb. 3, Yellen presided over her first Fed meeting on March 18-19. At that meeting, the Fed pared its monthly bond buying by ...

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  15. New Fed Chief, New Unemployment ApproachRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kiplinger Online

    ... in the labor market, part-time grocery worker Vicki Lira is the new face of Fed policy. Fifteen months ago, Ben Bernanke, then chairman of the Federal Reserve, indicated that the central bank's ultra-easy money policy-a near zero federal funds rate ...

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  16. Fed should beef up low-rate vows, two officials sayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lincoln Daily News

    ... have grown confused and impatient with the Fed's varied communications efforts. Last year, for example, talk by Ben Bernanke, when he was the Fed chairman, of eventually trimming bond purchases led to a sharp rise in market-wide borrowing costs that ...

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  17. Post face-off, Ben Bernanke says Raghuram Rajan will surely maintain an independent policyRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    With India in the midst of elections and the likelihood of a new government within next two months, former United States Federal Reserve chairman Ben S Bernanke's advice to the next government was to keep the central bank truly independent.

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  18. Rebuttal for Rajan: Bernanke Defends U.S. Policy in Visit to MumbaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wall Street Journal

    Less than a week since Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan criticized U.S. monetary policy in a visit to Washington D.C., former U.S. Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke, landed in Mumbai with a rebuttal.

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  19. U.S. Fed should beef up low-rate vows, two officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Australian

    ... have grown confused and impatient with the Fed's varied communications efforts. Last year, for example, talk by Ben Bernanke, when he was the Fed chairman, of eventually trimming bond purchases led to a sharp rise in market-wide borrowing costs that ...

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  20. Talking to Bill, schmoozing with BenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... afforded unprecedented schmoozing opportunity). So last evening when Kotak Presidium presented no less than Ben Bernanke, who had served two terms as chairman of the Federal Reserve, it was much the repeat of the same. Incidentally, with more ...

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