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  1. El-Erian: The Federal Reserve and 'Language Tantrums'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | News Max

    ... with investors this week, it will take into account what happened early last year when former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke introduced the concept of a "taper" to investors.The result was a widespread financial market disruption. This "taper tantrum" ...

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  2. Yellen Seeks Interest-Rate ConsensusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Wall Street Journal

    As vice chairwoman of the Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen was an unabashed advocate of easy money who pressed colleagues to embrace her view. As chairwoman she has taken a much different approach, becoming a restrained consensus seeker modeled after her predecessor, Ben Bernanke.

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  3. Grand Central: Dollar Doomsayers Have Gotten the Fed All WrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Wall Street Journal

    ... she has taken a much different approach , becoming a restrained consensus seeker modeled after her predecessor, Ben Bernanke. The switch has implications for how the Fed will navigate tough decisions in the months ahead. Many expected Ms. Yellen to ...

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  4. Press Digest - Wall Street Journal - Sept 15Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Reuters

    ... she has taken a much different approach, becoming a restrained consensus seeker modeled after her predecessor, Ben Bernanke. ( on.wsj.com/X4DpVn ) * U.S. investigators have turned multiple bank employees into informants in a far-reaching probe of ...

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  5. The Dollar Is Crushing Gold - Could The Fed Change That This Week?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Seeking Alpha

    ... the Yellen Fed remembers the "taper tantrum" last year and how just the initial mention by former Fed Chief Ben Bernanke of reducing the Fed's bond buying roiled markets. They will not want to repeat this, though it's worth pointing out that ...

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  6. Signpost says more eurozone deficit financingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | The Japan Times

    ... Federal Reserve's position has been more ambiguous. Fed Vice-Chairman Stanley Fischer, like former Chairman Ben Bernanke, has stressed that premature fiscal consolidation can hold back post-crisis recovery. Thus the Fed has implicitly viewed QE in ...

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  7. Former Republican congressman Ron Paul of Texas. (Associated Press) ** FILE **Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | Washington Times

    ... $3 million in lower revenue from the Fed over the next decade. The previous chairman of the Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke, had opposed an audit, saying it could lead to politicians second-guessing the secretive board's decisions. When Mr. Paul's ...

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  8. Tail RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Safehaven

    ... Jr. is an investor, investment advisor, writer, and public speaker. He is currently working on a book about Ben Bernanke. Sheehan serves as an advisor to investment firms and endowments. He is the former Director of Asset Allocation Services at John ...

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  9. Have Markets Become More Dovish Than the Fed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Treasury bond yields jumped and emerging market currencies tumbled following a suggestion by then-Chairman Ben Bernanke that the Fed might begin curtailing asset purchases. The Fed has held its benchmark short-term rate near zero since December ...

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  10. A Better World: Health costs are slowingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... Well, Americans probably don't fully realize just how close we came to a second Great Depression in 2008. Ben Bernanke, former chairman of the Federal Reserve and a student of the Great Depression, said that September and October of 2008 was the ...

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  11. Morgan Stanley economist: No hike till 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | MarketWatch

    ... rate on ten-year Treasury rose almost a full percentage point from May until September after former Fed Chair Ben Bernanke signaled a desire to pull back the stimulus plan. The spark for the turmoil will be a signal from the Fed that it is ready to ...

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  12. You Missed $1 Trillion Gain by Agreeing With Fed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | On Wall Street

    That's how much the government bonds have earned for investors since the end of 2008, when the Fed dropped interest rates close to zero and embarked on the first of three rounds of debt purchases to resuscitate an economy crippled by the worst recession since the Great Depression. The resilience of Treasuries represents a rebuke to the chorus of skeptics from Stanford University's John Taylor to billionaire hedge fund manager Paul Singer and U.S. House Speaker John Boehner, who predicted the Fed's unprecedented stimulus would lead to runaway inflation and spell doom for the bond market.

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  13. Gold Appears Range-Bound Until Inflation Picks UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Seeking Alpha

    ... QE1 in late November 2008 and rallied to $1000 within three months. Similarly, gold also rallied after Ben Bernanke's Jackson Hole speech in August 2010 and the subsequent QE2 announcement in November 2010. In my opinion, speculators no longer ...

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  14. Yellen Seeks to Repair Damage as Congress Demands More OversightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | News Max

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen has tried to repair damaged relations with Congress during her first seven months in office. The fix-up isn't going very well.

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  15. Editorial: View of latest jobs numbers depends on one's perspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | MassLive.com

    ... summer and early fall of 2008. For a bit of perspective, consider a recent statement from former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, who, in a court filing, compared our own so-called Great Recession with the Great Depression of the 1930s and reached a ...

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  16. Wishful thinking at the European Central BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Hill

    ... levels, one might have expected that the ECB would have taken a leaf out of former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's playbook and engage in full scale quantitative easing to avert the risk of deflation from taking hold in Europe. Instead, the ...

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  17. Facing Reality in the EurozoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Project Syndicate

    ... US Federal Reserve's position has been more ambiguous. Fed Vice-Chairman Stanley Fischer, like former Chairman Ben Bernanke, has stressed that premature fiscal consolidation can hold back post-crisis recovery. Thus, the Fed has implicitly viewed QE ...

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  18. Fed Seeks to Calm Congress Demand for More OversightRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Bloomberg

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen has tried to repair damaged relations with Congress during her first seven months in office. The fix-up isn't going very well.

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  19. Whatever It Takes To See Helicopter MarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Seeking Alpha

    ... money in the US led to the expression "helicopter Ben" to refer to the former chairman of the federal reserve, Ben Bernanke. Maybe it is time to see "helicopter Mario" do whatever it takes to save the Euro area. And finding a picture to illustrate ...

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  20. Tom Campbell: Fed playing with fire by holding bonds it bought from banksRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 7 | The Wave

    ... policy the Fed has vigorously followed since the recession hit in 2008. Under both Yellen and her predecessor, Ben Bernanke, America's central bank bought massive amounts of mortgage-backed securities from commercial banks. This helped those banks ...

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