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  1. The Ten Reasons Why There Will Be Another Systemic Financial CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... within the financial systema raises inter-connectivity in the system, thereby amplifying systemic risk." Ben Bernanke, former Fed chairman, puts the quandry in a pithy manner; "Assets are observable," he says," but the whole story is not ...

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  2. Pro&Con: Feda s policy is working, but needs more time for total successRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... and full employment, his remarks ignited a firestorm of controversy. Now, thanks to the Great Recession and Ben Bernanke's willingness to use zero percent interest rates and venture into uncharted territory with quantitative easing, the “dual ...

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  3. Larry Summers: It Shouldn't Take This Long To Fix An EscalatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... surprise that disillusionment and cynicism flourish. In his essay , Summers - who was considered to replace Ben Bernanke as Federal Reserve Chairman last year - bemoans the state of infrastructure investment in the US, arguing that three steps must ...

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  4. Monday DeLong Smackdown Watch: Scott SumnerRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2014 | Brad DeLong's Semi-Daily Journal

    ... people seem very receptive to the ideas. Most of them have published at least one of my policy papers. If Ben Bernanke had been in academia during the recent recession I believe he would have endorsed NGDP targeting. Of course he is in a rather ...

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  5. Commentary: Why investors can be optimisticRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... is "bullish on the U.S." and believes that we will see a massively strong dollar. He also quoted a statement by Ben Bernanke in a private meeting that "interest rates will not normalize in our lifetime." Are happy times here again? Maybe. All this ...

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  6. Dear John: Atlantic City going to potRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | New York Post

    ... enough blame to be spread around. President Bush, bankers, Wall Street, Osama bin Laden, Alan Greenspan, Ben Bernanke (and the list goes on) were all responsible for the US getting itself into a compromised financial position that led to you being ...

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  7. Jobless and Poverty Rates are key to Economic RecoveryRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2014 | South Atlantic Remote Territories Media Association

    ... to discuss - amongst other things - interest rates, which are expected to remain the same at near zero percent. Ben Bernanke's summary will only bring nervous stomach to investors, who are being cautious prior to the expected announcement. The rest ...

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  8. Right Federal Reserve Policy Must Be Based on Rule of LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Cato Institute

    ... must be in place before events transpire. If one reads the FOMC minutes for the first half of 2008, Chairman Ben Bernanke's speeches and the chairman's testimony to Congress, it is clear that he and other members of the FOMC were clueless about the ...

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  9. Con: Feda s policy is working, but needs more time for total successRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... and full employment, his remarks ignited a firestorm of controversy. Now, thanks to the Great Recession and Ben Bernanke's willingness to use 0 percent interest rates and venture into uncharted territory with quantitative easing, the "dual mandate" ...

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  10. Protectionism Is Stirring Despite Lessons of 1930sRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Barron's

    ... t was done then. That especially was true of monetary policy, which was foreshadowed years before the crisis by Ben Bernanke. Speaking in 2002 on the occasion of the 90th birthday of economist Milton Friedman, the then-governor of...

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  11. Bloggers Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Library of Economics and Liberty

    ... for a world of incompetent central banks. In contrast, hoping for better leaders will not work. People like Ben Bernanke and Mark Carney are as qualified as anyone in the world to run a central bank. But central banks are bigger than any individual, ...

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  12. Chris Rock, Ezra Klein, and the Second Great Depression MythRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | Beat the Press

    ... is no fiscal or monetary response. But why in the world would there be no fiscal or monetary response? Would Ben Bernanke be sitting around at the Fed celebrating the fact that inflation is under control? And why would we not have any fiscal policy ...

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  13. Deflation looms as Europe's bugbearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... Reserve's activist response to the financial crisis of 2008 and the ensuing recession. Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke spent much of his academic career studying deflation and in a major speech in 2002 - before taking the helm - he laid out a ...

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  14. Deflation looms as Europe's economic bugbearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Reserve's activist response to the financial crisis of 2008 and the ensuing recession. Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke spent much of his academic career studying deflation and in a major speech in 2002 - before taking the helm - he laid out a ...

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  15. Session Two: The Federal Reserve-Looking Back and ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | CFR.org

    ... Board of the New York Fed, a co-editor -- former co-editor of the American Economic Review, co-author of Ben Bernanke on about 12 or so papers, and one of the most cited people in monetary economics. So we're going to get started. And I'm going to ...

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  16. Janet Yellen, the central banker with the human touchRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2014 | MacLeans

    ... abandon their traditional focus on controlling inflation and test out a new bag of tricks. As vice-chair under Ben Bernanke, Yellen helped to oversee this new era of zero interest rates, monetary stimulus and the introduction of "forward ...

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  17. Bank cartels bringing out the propaganda just before historic Swiss gold voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... value, and that its worth as a store of money is both antiquated and obsolete. Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke was famously quoted during a House Congressional hearing as saying that ' Gold is not money ', and that central banks only ...

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  18. Pre-Tightening Tantrum Risk as Outlooks Vary: ChartRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... as the "taper tantrum," major markets fell and liquidity disruptions followed last year when then-Fed-Chairman Ben Bernanke signaled that the central bank's asset purchases might slow sooner than investors expected. Federal policy makers last month ...

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  19. The seven best metaphors for the economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | BBC News

    ... and "economy on steroids" as a way to help us all get to grips with what is going on. He is in good company: Ben Bernanke when he was chairman of the US central bank said credit was "the lifeblood of the economy". Plus for hacks the hospital ...

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  20. Send in the helicopters?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | The Economist

    ... So what about a different approach? The idea of a helicopter money drop has been mooted by Milton Friedman and Ben Bernanke, among others. There was a very thoughtful essay about this in Foreign Affairs by Mark Blyth and Eric Lonergan and today, ...

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