Ben Bernanke Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Will the May Jobs Report force the Fed's Hand?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... the US economy looks like it's running full speed ahead, and nobody at the Fed is interested in being the next Ben Bernanke.

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  2. The Fed's role in inequality: Robert J. SamuelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    ... class have been overstated, gains for the middle class understated. In a post on his blog, former Fed chairman Ben Bernanke -- now at Brookings -- echoed Bivens' conclusions. No one doubts that the Fed's policies have distributional effects, but ...

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  3. An insanely wealthy Twitter investor is venturing into fantasy landRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | The Independent

    ... Federal Reserve with extremely cautious, focused leadership, which was just what it needed. Her predecessors, Ben Bernanke and Alan Greenspan, had baggage, delusions of grandeur and a fundamentally flawed understanding of risk. It is unlikely that ...

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  4. Yellen: Fed withholds leak info from Congress because of criminal investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    ... al, set in 2011, in response to the 2012 leak, and instead investigated it internally. The leak took place when Ben Bernanke was the chairman of the Board of Governors and when Yellen was the vice chairwoman.

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  5. Expect market turbulence when rates rise, Fed official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    ... raise rates. Some have suggested that it could prove to be a replay of the summer of 2013, when then-Chairman Ben Bernanke's remarks about the Fed slowing the pace of its bond purchases caused rapid increases in interest rates on Treasury securities ...

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  6. BofA's Harris: Great Recession Has Left Lasting Scars on ConsumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | News Max

    Weak consumer spending this year has left Wall Street analysts and the financial media searching for explanations especially as more people find jobs and stocks reach record highs. Ethan Harris, chief global economist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, said the financial crisis of the past decade has left a lasting effect on consumers who are saving their money instead of borrowing and spending.

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  7. The Federal Reserve and inequalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Washington Post

    THE FEDERAL Reserve deserves credit for helping stem an epic financial panic in 2008 and, subsequently, mitigating the worst downturn since the Great Depression. To do this, the central bank necessarily resorted to new and unconventional methods - principally zero interest rates and the asset-purchasing program known as quantitative easing, or QE.

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  8. Business this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Economist

    ... Altera's expertise is semiconductors used for communications and data centres. Speaking in Hong Kong, Ben Bernanke, the former chairman of America's Federal Reserve, blamed the American Congress's refusal to allow emerging-market countries a greater ...

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  9. Morningstar Update on Pimco: Culture Stabilizing, Outflows - Staggering'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Barron's

    ... economist. But the firm has also taken on some big-name advisors, including former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke . To the contrary, turnover in the firm's investment staff has been close to historic levels in both the senior and more junior ...

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  10. Weekly market recap: Greek debt crisis unsettles marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... the troops' abilities to fulfill tasks and maintain readiness to fight." Here in the U.S., former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke stated that the slowing growth in China is inevitable and desirable . Bernanke said "China can no longer grow based on its ...

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  11. Here's How You Add 2.4 Million Jobs to the EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Bloomberg

    The U.S. is paying a big price in growth, jobs and wages by practicing the kind of fiscal austerity that it criticizes European nations for pursuing. If federal, state and local governments were cutting taxes, increasing spending and expanding hiring as they did during all but one recovery since World War II, the economy would be growing 3 percent a year rather than slightly over 2 percent, the average of the past six years, according to a Bloomberg analysis of data.

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  12. Quinn: Fed Blows Up More Bubbles, Risks Second Housing CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | News Max

    The Federal Reserve's cure for the past decade's housing market collapse has been to create dangerous asset bubbles that again risk crashing, says financial strategist Jim Quinn on his Burning Platform blog. "A critical thinking person might wonder how median single family home prices could possibly skyrocket by 37 percent in the last three years," he writes in a May 28 post .

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  13. Slow Growth: A Tale Of 2 TheoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... and the other is the notion of a global savings glut. An interesting dialogue on this subject has played out on Ben Bernanke's new blog[3] where he recently discussed the theme of secular stagnation, put forth most prominently by Larry Summers.[4] ...

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  14. Good Grief, Ben Bernanke! See why one economist calls this "the Lucy...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Palm Beach Post

    Like Lucy plucking away the pigskin just before Charlie Brown kicks it, the U.S. economy tantalizes us and then snatches away the prize. That, says University of Central Florida economist Sean Snaith , is the essence of "the Lucy Recovery" - the six-year slog marked by such promise and humiliation.

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  15. AP News - Yellen plans on skipping this year's Jackson Hole conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Townhall

    ... a key interest rate. The faithful attendance of Yellen's three predecessors - Paul Volcker, Alan Greenspan and Ben Bernanke - made the conference sponsored by the Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank a widely sought invitation by central bankers from ...

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  16. Congress has more questions on Fed 'leak'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | MarketWatch

    ... of asset purchases one day before the information was released by the U.S. central bank. Then Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke requested the internal investigation, which found the disclosures were the result of "unintentional or careless" contact. The ...

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  17. It's not my fault, says BernankeRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Catallaxy

    ... to work out what went wrong. They are, I'm afraid, clueless in their Keynesian beliefs. This is from The Oz : Ben Bernanke: 'Lack of stimulus to blame for rates' . But before we turn further to Dr Bernanke, let me just draw your attention to a ...

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  18. Congress has more questions for Fed about alleged leakRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | MarketWatch

    ... of asset purchases one day before the information was released by the U.S. central bank. Then Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke requested the internal investigation, which found the disclosures were the result of "unintentional or careless" contact. The ...

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  19. Abenomics Vs. Quantitative Easing: Which Works Best?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Investopedia

    ... in recent years. In the United States, the Federal Reserve , the nation's central bank, under the leadership of Ben Bernanke, used quantitative easing to fight the fallout from the subprime mortgage crisis. Lax subprime lending led to a housing ...

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  20. Aust lending approach good: BernankeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... "have to respond" if a stubbornly high dollar was a drag on the economy, Former US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke says. DR Bernanke also says prudential policies being used in Australia other Commonwealth countries are "the best approach" to ...

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