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  1. Yellen says economy still in recoveryRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | SeacoastOnline

    ... She delivered her first monetary report to Congress in February, just a week after being sworn in to succeed Ben Bernanke as the first woman to head the central bank. While unemployment stood at 6.7 percent in February, it has now fallen to 6.1 ...

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  2. Bullard Says Fed May Need to Move Forward Start of ExitRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said gains in the U.S. labor market and inflation accelerating toward the Fed's 2 percent target may prompt an earlier exit from unprecedented stimulus.

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  3. The Missing Data?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | New York Sun

    ... And I wouldn't have seen it in the data.' Those are the confessions of the ex-chairman of the Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke, and his successor, Janet Yellen. They are contained in Nicholas Lemann's profile of Mrs. Yellen in the latest number of the ...

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  4. Are markets poised for another taper tantrum?Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | MSN Money

    ... is a recurrence of last spring, when U.S. mortgages and other borrowing costs shot up after then-Chairman Ben Bernanke talked about the prospect of reducing bond purchases "in coming meetings." The so-called taper tantrum also slammed emerging ...

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  5. Where's that inflation I was promised?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... a vast array of empirical evidence -- which he thought was valuable -- and persuaded most economists. One was Ben Bernanke , who cited him as a major influence on his policies at the Fed. But Bernanke knew that too little money can be as bad as too ...

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  6. Robust Business Activity Offsets Dreadful Housing Sector DataRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | TheStreet.com

    ... increase in mortgage rates. Of course, that mortgage rate hike last year was the direct result of then-Chairman Ben Bernanke's comments that the Fed was considering a plan to scale back and end its economic stimulus program. Banks hiked mortgage ...

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  7. Is Wall Street Poised for Taper Tantrum 2.0?Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Fox News

    ... is a recurrence of last spring, when U.S. mortgages and other borrowing costs shot up after then-Chairman Ben Bernanke talked about the prospect of reducing bond purchases "in coming meetings." The so-called taper tantrum also slammed emerging ...

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  8. Yellen Yap: Silliness, Outright Lies, and Some Refreshingly Accurate ReportingRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis

    Yellen Yap Silliness The spotlight on Fed Chair Janet Yellen is rather amusing given she is more disingenuous than former Chair Ben Bernanke.

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  9. Yellen: Economy still needs Fed supportRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    ... She delivered her first monetary report to Congress in February, just a week after being sworn in to succeed Ben Bernanke as the first woman to head the central bank. While unemployment stood at 6.7 percent in February, it has now fallen to 6.1 ...

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  10. Are markets poised for Taper Tantrum 2.0?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Reuters

    ... is a recurrence of last spring, when U.S. mortgages and other borrowing costs shot up after then-Chairman Ben Bernanke talked about the prospect of reducing bond purchases "in coming meetings." The so-called taper tantrum also slammed emerging ...

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  11. Yellen says economy still needs Fed supportRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... She delivered her first monetary report to Congress in February, just a week after being sworn in to succeed Ben Bernanke as the first woman to head the central bank. While unemployment stood at 6.7 percent in February, it has now fallen to 6.1 ...

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  12. mREITs: Double-Digit Returns At The 2014 Half-Way Mark, More To ComeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... - has been the revival in the Mortgage REIT stocks. After a disastrous 2013, when the sector was blindsided by Ben Bernanke's May 2013 Taper Tantrum, saw the 10-year Treasury rise from 1.6% to 3% in 5 months, a near-doubling, even though still low ...

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  13. Jim Cramer's wrong - the Fed should talk valuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | MarketWatch

    ... money? Quantitative easing one, two and three haven't helped you make money? Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke explicitly said that one of the transmission mechanisms for QE to help the economy was precisely through the wealth effect ...

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  14. Yellen tells Congress that economy still needs Fed's helpRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... She delivered her first monetary report to Congress in February, just a week after being sworn in to succeed Ben Bernanke as the first woman to head the central bank. While unemployment stood at 6.7 percent in February, it has now fallen to 6.1 ...

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  15. U.S. economy isn't out of the woods yet, Fed chair Janet Yellen saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | CBC News

    ... She delivered her first monetary report to Congress in February, just a week after being sworn in to succeed Ben Bernanke as the first woman to head the central bank. The federal funds rate, the rate on which most consumer lending rates are based, ...

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  16. Fed Chair Yellen: US economy still needs supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... She delivered her first monetary report to Congress in February, just a week after being sworn in to succeed Ben Bernanke as the first woman to head the central bank. While unemployment stood at 6.7 percent in February, it has now fallen to 6.1 ...

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  17. Fed's Bullard Says Unemployment Drop to Push InflationRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said a rapid drop in joblessness will fuel inflation, bolstering his case for an interest-rate increase early next year.

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  18. Fed independence questioned anew as Republicans ramp up pressureRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Reuters

    ... presidential nomination campaign. Republican candidate Rick Perry famously said that then Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke would be treated "pretty ugly" in Texas if he printed money ahead of the election. "Hopefully common sense will prevail. Applying ...

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  19. Central Banks Moving 'Herd-Like' Into Stock MarketRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... in future years has become a slightly overheated international equity market." That may be putting it mildly. Ben Bernanke did after all admit that by threatening to use the printing press and "expand the menu of assets that it buys... sufficient ...

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  20. Fed sees October end to stimulusRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... hasn't boosted inflation, as the pace of money changing hands plummeted. Against this backdrop, former Chairman Ben Bernanke orchestrated the central bank's purchase of long-term bonds on the open market, starting with mortgage debt and eventually ...

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