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  1. Quantitative Easing for People: Jeremy Corbyn's Radical ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Counterpunch

    ... been advocated or at least suggested by notable economists including J M Keynes (1) , Milton Friedman (2) , Ben Bernanke (3) , William Buiter (4) and Martin Wolf (5) . Most recently, Lord Adair Turner (6) has proposed similar ideas, highlighting ...

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  2. Easy money creates dangerous bubblesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Before he became chairman of the Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke started a sort of bubble laboratory at Princeton, exploring mathematical models inspired by pioneering theorist Hyman Minsky. File picture: Bloomberg Economists finally seem to be recognising what most people have long considered obvious: Overconfident investors can drive the prices of everything from tulips to Chinese stocks far above their intrinsic value, leading to busts that can cause lasting economic damage.

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  3. Cacophony of mouths in US Fed should learn to shut upRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... this kind of ill-discipline happening under the leadership of the respected Paul Volcker, Alan Greenspan, or Ben Bernanke. Janet Yellen, Federal Reserve Board Chairman is increasingly giving the impression of being in charge but not in control. She ...

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  4. From the desk of... Globalization at warp speedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    ... - would follow. They didn't. If they had, would the 2008-09 financial crisis have been avoided or softened? Ben Bernanke later argued that a “global savings glut” of dollars - flooding into bonds - kept long-term rates down. It's not ...

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  5. Jackson Hole: Fed Dithers But Left & Right Agree on Improving EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Breitbart.com

    ... discussed anywhere, but remain a good method to use academia to validate the Fed's undependable policies. Since Ben Bernanke, the Fed has increasingly used academics with no real industry experience. They tend to make typical academic mistakes by ...

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  6. FEDa s artificially low rates unfair to CD ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... pay for short-term CDs, senior citizens and conservative savers should demand answers. Former FED Chairman Ben Bernanke argues the FED is not "throwing seniors under the bus" by keeping rates low. He uses a term called the "equilibrium real interest ...

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  7. Fed Apologist Ritholtz Interviews Fed Apologist McCulleyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis

    ... the collapse of the dollar were totally wrong, and he demanded these critics of the Federal Reserve owe former Ben Bernanke an apology. Had the Fed Chief listened to them, we would have found ourselves in a modern day depression. He is leery of ...

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  8. Robert J. Samuelson: Globalization at warp speedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... - would follow. They didn't. If they had, would the 2008-09 financial crisis have been avoided or softened? Ben Bernanke later argued that a "global savings glut" of dollars - flooding into bonds - kept long-term rates down. It's not that this sort ...

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  9. Masters in Business: Paul McCulley, former PIMCO Chief Economist,...Read the original story

    Tuesday | The Big Picture

    ... the collapse of the dollar were totally wrong, and he demanded these critics of the Federal Reserve owe former Ben Bernanke an apology. Had the Fed Chief listened to them, we would have found ourselves in a modern day depression. He is leery of ...

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  10. Europe's manufacturing numbers just revealed the continent's biggest problem - GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... turn artificially lowers the cost of Germany's exports and boosts its economy. Former US Federal Reserve chair Ben Bernanke made this point on his blog recently. Connor Campbell, an analyst at SpreadEx, told Business Insider: "It speaks volumes that ...

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  11. Wall Street Daily - Collapse of Abenomics Threatens Global StabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Townhall

    ... instituted a bond-buying program that, relative to the country's economy, was about three times larger than Ben Bernanke's "quantitative easing" at its peak. Abe also promised a program of reforms, including an overhaul of the labor market. A few ...

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  12. Why the Federal Reserve should be auditedRead the original story

    Tuesday | Lucianne.com

    ... outside its jurisdiction. A thorough investigation of the Fed will show once and for all if its former chief Ben Bernanke and current Chairwoman Yellen should go to jail. I know, that's a bold statement coming as it does on Sept. 1, 2015, with Wall ...

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  13. Robert J. Samuelson: Globalization rewriting the rules of the game - Tue, 01 Sep 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... - would follow. They didn't. If they had, would the 2008-09 financial crisis have been avoided or softened? Ben Bernanke later argued that a "global savings glut" of dollars - flooding into bonds - kept long-term rates down. It's not that this sort ...

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  14. Low Interest Rates in the Housing Bubble Years Were Due to China's QE PolicyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Beat the Press

    ... They didn't. If they had, would the 2008-2009 financial crisis have been avoided or softened? Then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke later argued that a 'global savings glut' of dollars - flooding into bonds - kept long-term rates down." This comment leaves ...

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  15. RPT-World to Fed: We're prepared for U.S. rate hike, so don't delayRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Reuters

    ... told the conference. Those sorts of trends have been under way for some two years, when then Fed chairman Ben Bernanke set off a global "taper tantrum" when he suggested the central bank was preparing to scale back its bond-buying program. "For ...

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  16. Robert J. Samuelson:Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Jewish World Review

    ... They didn't. If they had, would the 2008-2009 financial crisis have been avoided or softened? Then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke later argued that a "global savings glut" of dollars - flooding into bonds - kept long-term rates down. It's not that this ...

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  17. What Taper Tantrum? And Will Yellen Pull A Bernanke?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Seeking Alpha

    ... of time. Yes, AllAboutAlpha remembers that the markets reacted in May and June 2013 to worries that then chair Ben Bernanke and the Federal Reserve planned to taper their quantitative easing. But what we remember was not a major plunge; indeed, it ...

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  18. World to Fed: We're prepared for U.S. rate hike, so don't delayRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... told the conference. Those sorts of trends have been under way for some two years, when then Fed chairman Ben Bernanke set off a global "taper tantrum" when he suggested the central bank was preparing to scale back its bond-buying program. "For ...

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  19. [J. Bradford DeLong] A cautionary history of U.S. monetary tighteningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Korea Herald

    ... episode -- between 2004 and 2007 -- was the most devastating of the four. Neither Greenspan nor his successor, Ben Bernanke, understood how fragile the housing market and the financial system had become after a long period of under-regulation. These ...

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  20. P Chidambaram Column: At last, will we have an economic agenda?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Indian Express

    ... I ended with an average of 8.4 per cent. Similarly, in May 2013, when the Indian economy was stabilising, Mr Ben Bernanke made a thoughtless and unnecessary remark about 'taper' - gradual withdrawal from the purchase of US Treasury bonds. He was ...

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