Tag archive for ‘Fed Chairman’
Vered Weiss On Thursday, January 15th, 2015

Fed Chief Janet Yellen Could Drop the Greenspan ‘Put’

While former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan said the notion of the “Greenspan put” was a “joke, ” current Fed chief Janet Yellen isn’t laughing; she seems serious about raising rates More...

Vered Weiss On Wednesday, December 31st, 2014

Alan Greenspan Not Confident About US Economy

While former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan said the U.S. economy is healthier than many other economies around the world, “we’re still not doing all that well, ” he told Bloomberg. Greenspan, More...

Vered Weiss On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Economic Historian Says Greenspan Is Right About Returning to Gold Standard

Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan has said on more than a few occasions that going back to the gold standard would be a good idea. Brian Domitrovic, economic historian at Sam Houston University agrees,  More...

Vered Weiss On Thursday, November 6th, 2014

Ben Bernanke Thinks Quantitative Easing Is too Rough for Europe

Rising to standing ovations at the Schwab IMPACT conference for his account of how Quantitative Easing rescued the American economy when it seemed on the verge of collapse, Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke More...

Vered Weiss On Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

Fed Chair Janet Yellen Says Bond Buying Will Cease

Fed Chair Janet Yellen announced that bond buying will be relaxed by the end of the month, given some strength in the economy, most notably, positive job numbers, as reported by the New York Times. The More...

Vered Weiss On Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

Alan Greenspan Says Fed Policy Change May Lead to Turmoil

With Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen scheduled to deliver an announcement on Wednesday, Former Fed chairman Alan Greenspan says “easy does it” when it comes to tapering off bond buying. With More...

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