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  1. Bernanke Just Started Blogging, and Already He's in a Blog Fight With Larry SummersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. On Monday, former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke started a blog at the Brookings Institution , and it has taken him only two days to get into a proper argument.

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  2. Buy me some peanuts and Pepsi stockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WISW-AM Columbia

    You'll often hear people talking about swinging for the fences to find home run stocks and discussing the economic recovery in terms of innings. Former Federal Reserve chair Ben Bernanke even promised in his first tweet earlier this week that his new blog will focus on "economics, finance, and sometimes baseball."

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  3. Bernanke, Summers at Odds Over Secular StagnationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | News Max

    Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers have a scholarly disagreement over economic analysis. Summers, now a Harvard professor, has been pounding the hustings in recent months with the idea that the U.S. economy may be in the midst of "secular stagnation."

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  4. Don't rule out negative yieldsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Mortgage News Daily

    ... remains "quite feasible" for the central bank to start raising interest rates. Larry Summers has responded to Ben Bernanke's post about secular stagnation : Ben Bernanke has inaugurated his blog with a set of thoughtful observations on the ...

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  5. Fed's Lockhart Expects Economy to Pick Up in Second QuarterRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Mortgage News Daily

    ... remains "quite feasible" for the central bank to start raising interest rates. Larry Summers has responded to Ben Bernanke's post about secular stagnation : Ben Bernanke has inaugurated his blog with a set of thoughtful observations on the ...

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  6. Larry Summers to Ben Bernanke: I Hope You're Right, ButaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Wall Street Journal

    In a blog post Wednesday, Larry Summers responded to Ben Bernanke 's critique of his view that the U.S. economy faces a period of permanently weaker economic growth known as secular stagnation. Mr. Summers offers a detailed rebuttal that boils down to this: I hope you're right and that I'm wrong, but economies across the industrial world keep underwhelming forecasters' expectations, so we can't dismiss secular stagnation so easily.

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  7. The Fed: Larry Summers and Ben Bernanke do battle in world's wonkiest blog warRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | MarketWatch

    Larry Summers said Wednesday that he would like nothing better than to be wrong in his theory that the U.S. and the industrialized world are caught in a period of "secular stagnation," unable to reach full employment without the help of asset bubbles, but he said it would behoove economists like Ben Bernanke to take it seriously. Summers was responding to the former Fed chief's second blog post on Tuesday, which challenged the Summers view that an excess of desired savings relative to investment around the globe is a chronic problem .

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  8. Top Links: Why investors must follow this heavyweight economist battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Scott Barlow is reading this morning on the Web. A high-level, online discussion between former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke and ex-Treasury secretary Lawrence Summers would be great no matter what the topic - but for investors, the back and forth is ...

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  9. The Wall Street Journal: Congress wants more answers on possible Fed leaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | MarketWatch

    ... consulting firm, to its clients. The Journal article provided a detailed account of how then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke had worked for months to build consensus among skeptical colleagues to approve a controversial new round of Fed bond purchases at ...

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  10. Grand Central: Can Asia's Banks Withstand a Financial Shock?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Wall Street Journal

    ... shadow banking sector. Bernanke Says Fed is Groping to Find the Full Employment Rate. Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke said on Monday he doesn't know where the so-called full-employment level is now. "Nobody really knows that number with any ...

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  11. Grand Central: Ben Bernanke Unchained Takes on Larry SummersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Wall Street Journal

    Earlier this week, Ben Bernanke challenged critics who blame the Fed for forcing senior citizens and savers to live with low returns on fixed income investments. Now he is going after Lawrence Summers , the Harvard University professor and former Obama administration economist who was a rival for the Fed job when Mr. Bernanke was being considered for a second term in 2009.

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  12. Bernanke Admits, After Decades Contrary, The Fed Is PowerlessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Seeking Alpha

    Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke welcomed himself to the online economics community by initiating a personal blog at the Brookings Institute where he has landed as a Distinguished Fellow in Residence. This initial posting has created quite a stir, as you might expect, which has to be among the primary reasons for this venture.

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  13. Bernanke Part 2: Inescapable InequalitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Seeking Alpha

    ... between finance and real. Enter the modern central bank and its activism. In his inaugural blog post, Ben Bernanke asserts this as unequivocal doctrine immersed fully in the grand capitalist tradition. He performs more than a few fallacies to ...

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  14. The dark side of rising home pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Inman Real Estate News

    ... has learned that you can reheat an economic souffle . We are in the midst of another housing bubble driven by Ben Bernanke and Janet Yellen's Fed Funds Rate at zero percent and massive doses of quantitative easing (QE) that involved the Fed buying ...

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  15. Why Ben Bernanke Isn't Buying the Secular Stagnation ThesisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Wall Street Journal

    Count Ben Bernanke among the skeptics of the idea that the U.S. economy is slipping into a state of malaise called secular stagnation. Proponents of the secular stagnation argument , including former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers , say developed countries face a stretch of subpar growth due to a noxious mix of weak demand, an aging population, slow productivity growth and reduced technological innovation.

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  16. Capitol Report: Level the Rockies? Only if Summers is right on stagnation, Bernanke quipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | MarketWatch

    Having taken on his Congressional critics in his first blog post , former Fed chairman Ben Bernanke turned his attention to Harvard economist and former top Obama economic advisor Larry Summers in his second post on Tuesday. Bernanke says he is "skeptical" of Summer's argument that the U.S. is trapped in "secular stagnation," or an era of chronically low-demand era meaning it is only able to reach full employment with the help of bubbles like the recent one in the housing market.

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  17. Former Fed Gov. Warsh: Markets 'Absolutely Spoiled by Fed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | News Max

    ... expect the Fed to begin increasing rates in September. Meanwhile, Warsh's colleague at the Fed, former chairman Ben Bernanke, writes in his new blog that the central bank's low-interest rate policy isn't what has hurt savers. "The state of the ...

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  18. Ben Bernanke needs to shake things up to survive the blogosphereRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | The Globe and Mail

    Ben S. Bernanke is seen in a file photo as chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, speaking during a House Financial Services Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013. It's always nice to see a kid get his big break, so let me be among the first to congratulate Ben Bernanke on his promotion to pundit.

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  19. Fed's Bullard Says Markets Risk Rate-Rise Surprise If They Ignore FedRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. -- Investors risk suffering a Federal Reserve interest-rate rise surprise unless market expectations for future tightening line up with the outlook of policy makers, said St. Louis Fed President James Bullard.

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  20. One-and-done: Does the Fed follow college basketball?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | InvestmentNews

    ... that will propel the cost of money ever higher. History supports this point of view as under previous Chairs Ben Bernanke and Alan Greenspan, interest rate changes were signaled in advance and came at a predictable, lockstep pace. The most recent ...

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