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  1. Grand Central: Yellen Prepared to Fight A Revived a oeAudit the Feda MovementRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    ... policy decisions as a congressional intrusion into its independent decision-making. Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke strongly and successfully resisted "Audit the Fed" proposals and Chairwoman Janet Yellen is sure to do the same. In a December news ... 7 comments

  2. Exclusive: Treasury official among those eyed for regional U.S. Fed openingsRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... have repeatedly dissented against the easy money path pursued by Fed Chair Janet Yellen and her predecessor, Ben Bernanke. While most of the 12 regional Fed presidents vote on monetary policy only every three years, they always help shape the debate ...

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  3. Fed Chair Yellen must weigh U.S. growth against global slowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet L. Yellen, left, is acknowledged by International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde, right, with British Prime Minister David Cameron, during a meeting at the IMF this month. Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet L. Yellen, left, is acknowledged by International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde, right, with British Prime Minister David Cameron, during a meeting at the IMF this month.

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  4. Hulbert on Rate Hikes and Stock Market; a ResponseRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Safehaven

    ... absolutely perverting bond market signals that we have today, under the shall we say innovative guidance of Ben Bernanke come Janet Yellen. Buy a boat load of long-term bonds here, sell a load of short-term bonds there; literally paint the macro ...

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  5. How a US housing boom became a global financial crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... purchase of MBS [mortgage-backed securities]". This is based on the work done by former Federal Reserve chair Ben Bernanke in his seminal 2011 paper on the savings glut , in which he asserts that "international capital flows likely played a ...

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  6. 'Two Percent Inflation' and The Fed's Current MandateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Safehaven

    ... the welfare/warfare state, it has become the manipulator of the premier world reserve currency. As Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke explained to me, the once profoundly successful world currency - gold - was no longer money. This meant that he believed, ...

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  7. Russia Rate Cut Among Most Abrupt U-Turns Since Black WednesdayRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Russia's unexpected cut in its benchmark interest rate on Friday, just six weeks after raising borrowing costs, ranks among the quickest U-turns by a central bank in recent decades and is the latest in a string of surprises by policy makers around the globe, from Canada to Switzerland. a Bank of England: On Sept.

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  8. Yellen's approach to deflation has doubtersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... oil's impact fades, according to the statement released after their Jan. 27-28 meeting. Yellen's predecessor, Ben Bernanke, won plaudits in monetary-policy circles when he finally got the Fed to sign on to an inflation target in early 2012. There's ...

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  9. Warren Asks Wall Street for Answers on Dodd-Frank RollbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... less oversight could actually increase risks in the financial system. Regulators including former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke echoed those concerns. Washington Wire is one of the oldest standing features in American journalism. Since the Wire launched ...

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  10. Larry Summers, Investors Doubt Yellen Deflation-Fighting FormulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | News Max

    Janet Yellen is betting she has the formula for fending off deflationary forces. Investors and some of her fellow economists aren't so sure.

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  11. The Germans Are Making The Same Huge Mistake Bill Clinton MadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... outstanding began to contract. This period coincided with the beginning of what former Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke has dubbed the "global savings glut". Following the disastrous Asian crisis money began flowing from developing countries into ...

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  12. Free exchange: As safe as housesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Economist

    ... to have "savings gluts"-periods when households are more willing to save than firms are to borrow and invest. Ben Bernanke, a former chairman of the Federal Reserve, has shown that scarred banks curtail their lending to companies after financial ...

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  13. Who Doubts Yellen's Policies? Summers for OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Janet Yellen is betting she has the formula for fending off deflationary forces. Investors and some of her fellow economists aren't so sure.

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  14. Yellen's steady hand showing she's not a doveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    ... on the reins of governorship at the Federal Reserve and yet managing to maintain continuity" with predecessor Ben Bernanke, said Craig Alexander, chief economist for TD Bank Group. Bernanke was chairman of the Fed from 2006 through January 2014, ...

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  15. The Case for Holding a Fed News Conference at Every MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    ... looking for any action has to do more with scheduling than economics. Starting in 2011, under then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke , the central bank chief holds a press briefing after four of the central bank's eight meetings each year. Despite ...

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  16. Another Plunging Economic Indicator: The Fed Yammering IndexRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    ... drafting the Fed statement. In 2012, the economist Laurence Ball wrote a paper arguing that then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke had favored different monetary policies as a professor than when he became Fed chairman. Mr. Ball posited that the FOMC is ...

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  17. Economics Daily Digest: Raising rates, workers' worth, inequality skewing our perspectivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... first year in office demanded a great deal of planning, but not many nail-biting decisions. Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke had already set policy for 2014 on cruise control, announcing in late 2013 that the Fed would gradually wind down, or ...

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  18. Fed mum on whether it tweaked inflation targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | MarketWatch

    ... Fed's inflation target was first adopted in January 2012 after years of careful preparation by former Chairman Ben Bernanke. Under Fed rules, it is included in a formal "statement on longer-run goals and monetary policy strategy" that has to be ...

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  19. The Fed: Inflation target on the agenda at Fed meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | MarketWatch

    ... Fed's inflation target was first adopted in January 2012 after years of careful preparation by former chairman Ben Bernanke. Under Fed rules, it is included in a formal "statement on longer-run goals and monetary policy strategy" that has to be ...

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  20. American Savers Are Treated Like Dogs - John MauldinRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | GuruFocus.com

    ... to August 1987. Monetary policies couldn't be more different under Alan "Mr. Magoo" Greenspan, "Helicopter" Ben Bernanke, and Janet Yellen. This trio of hear-see-speak-no-evil bureaucrats have never met an interest-rate cut that they didn't like and ...

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