Bernanke’s Test

Van Overtveldt, Johan
August 2014
Bernanke's Test;8/18/2014, p1
Book Summary
Book Summary
In Bernanke’s Test, Johan Van Overtveldt tells the history of the Federal Reserve System (the Fed), including its mission, policies, chairmen, role changes due to legislation, and evolution through 2008. Van Overtveldt focuses on the past two Fed chairs, Alan Greenspan and Ben Bernanke. Van Overtveldt tells the stories of their lives and careers, details their philosophies, and evaluates their performances. The evaluation includes the research and assessments of many economists.


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