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  1. Afternoon Must-Read: Paul Gigot (2009): The Bond VigilantesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Brad DeLong's Semi-Daily Journal

    ... r, bidding up yields even higher. It's not going too far to say we are watching a showdown between Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke and bond investors, otherwise known as the financial markets. When in doubt, bet on the markets.

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  2. My Turn: Lessons learned from an economic educationRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    ... that this privately owned Federal Reserve, through its chairman (now Janet Yellen, following Alan Greenspan and Ben Bernanke), is solely responsible for our country's monetary policy. The Fed does not answer to Congress or the president outside of ...

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  3. Moneywatchers: For better or worse, October's comingRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Times-Standard

    ... the market rally since March of 2009 has come from QEs. Quantitative Easing is the baby of former fed chairman Ben Bernanke. It's his answer to the 57 percent stock market crash in 2008-2009 that set off the second biggest recession in the last 100 ...

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  4. Deep global stock market sell-off is comingRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Newkerala.com

    ... There is a stark difference between these type of market moves and the ones we witnessed last summer when Ben Bernanke first announced that the central bank would be ending its easy liquidity regime. Last year, the QE taper represented a sign of ...

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  5. Paul Krugman: Knowledge isn't powerRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... system that seemed to have learned anything from history was the Federal Reserve, and the Fed's actions under Ben Bernanke, continuing under Janet Yellen, are arguably the only reason we haven't had a full replay of the Depression. (More recently, ...

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  6. Stanley Druckenmiller on Fed's Interest Rate PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | Insider Monkey

    ... by the Federal Reserve are not only unnecessary but also fraught with unappreciated risks. According to Ben Bernanke and other Fed officials instituted the QE in 2009, the economy was in a "dysfunctional meltdown" and the idea of going with a ...

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  7. Elizabeth Warren Grills Banker Over Cruel Student Loan PoliciesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Crooks and Liars

    ... the Federal Reserve discount window. Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren grilled Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on Tuesday over government policies that she said promote large financial institutions that are "too big to fail." Poor, poor, ...

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  8. U.S. Senate committee approves Treasury undersecretary nomineeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Reuters

    ... he held since 2011. Before that, Sheets was an economist at the Federal Reserve and advised former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke on international economics. The Treasury post was previously occupied by Lael Brainard, who stepped down last year and was ...

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  9. Deep global stock market sell-off is coming (Column: Currency CornerRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Nerve News

    ... There is a stark difference between these type of market moves and the ones we witnessed last summer when Ben Bernanke first announced that the central bank would be ending its easy liquidity regime. Last year, the QE taper represented a sign of ...

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  10. The men and women behind "the most amazing economics site in the world"Read the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | The Washington Post

    ... Laureate economist Paul Krugman is a huge FRED fan. Harvard economist Greg Mankiw uses it. Former Fed chairman Ben Bernanke cited it in a textbook. The site Business Insider called it "the most amazing economics Web site in the world." "It ...

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  11. When All Else Fails Blame "Free Markets"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | Townhall

    ... this every day. I would have hoped that people would have learned by now what a "free market" is and isn't. Ben Bernanke's and Janet Yellen's 2% inflation target - horrendously applied - and ignoring asset bubbles are as far removed from "free ...

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  12. The Curious Job of the Fed: Create Employment or Curb Inflation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | TheStreet.com

    ... index. The significance here is that the Fed's mandate is to keep inflation at or around 2%. Former Chairman Ben Bernanke said while heading the central bank that he would be comfortable with inflation as high as 2.5%. (The Fed targets for core ...

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  13. How Can Fast Can the U.S. Economy Grow With So Many Delinquent Loans?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | TheStreet.com

    ... ago. Meanwhile, wages are not increasing much, and the rising stock prices sought by Federal Reserve Chairmen Ben Bernanke and Janet Yellen to spur the economy are not helping those with debt problems who don't own stocks. Some people keep looking ...

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  14. CNBC's Rick Santelli Is Right: Stock Buybacks Are Obfuscating Financial ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Seeking Alpha

    ... month Rick Santelli of CNBC went on another one of his epic rants . This time the rant was over Fed Chairmen Ben Bernanke and Janet Yellen treating the U.S. economy like it was in crisis. He and CNBC's Steve Liesman got into a heated debate about ...

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  15. No DecencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Safehaven

    ... (McGraw-Hill, 2009) which was translated and republished in Chinese (2014). He is researching a book about Ben Bernanke. He writes a blog at www.AuContrarian.com . Mr. Sheehan was Director of Asset Allocation Services at John Hancock Financial ...

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  16. Palestinians Die Because The Bush Doctrine Still Benefits HamasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Crooks and Liars

    ... with mental illness is unacceptably high. We are still recovering from the financial meltdown of 2008, one that Ben Bernanke said was caused by financial innovation + inadequate regulation = (a) recipe for disaster. So obviously Bush's intervention ...

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  17. Wallace Baine: A man explains 'mansplaining'Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... accused Congress of mansplaining to Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen in a way it didn't with her predecessor Ben Bernanke. Huffington Post characterized the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision as classic mansplaining from the five Catholic men in ...

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  18. Is Paul Krugman Leaving Princeton In Quiet Disgrace?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Intellectual Conservative Politics and Philosophy

    ... statements. Krugman: In 2010 a virtual Who's Who of conservative economists and pundits sent an open letter to Ben Bernanke warning that his policies risked "currency debasement and inflation." Prominent politicians like Representative Paul Ryan ...

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  19. Before you judge Dodd-Frank...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Housing Wire

    ... Banker , "In a rare public exchange in June 2011, Jamie Dimon asked then Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke what the total economic costs of the year-old Dodd-Frank Act would be. "Has anyone looked at the cumulative effect of all these ...

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  20. The Fed suckered IBM into a failing cloud strategy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | BetaNews

    ... businesspeople . Now back to IBM. With the Great Recession of 2008 the Federal Reserve under then chairman Ben Bernanke lowered interest rates almost to zero in an attempt to make the recession less severe by spurring business spending to lead a ...

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