Visiting with history
- Bernanke speech may make waves. Schroeder, Peter // Hill;10/17/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 141, p22
The article reports on the speech of U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke regarding the changes brought by the financial crisis and resulting recession to the operation of central banks.
- Test Anxiety. Scheiber, Noam // New Republic;6/3/2009, Vol. 240 Issue 9, p10
In this article the author discusses the survey conducted by the U.S. government to determine the credit- worthiness of banks receiving public bailout funds in response to the 2009 financial crisis. Several questions surrounding this issue are addressed including the reaction of Ben Bernanke,...
- Our Little Canary. Kelly, Kevin M. // Automotive Design & Production;Nov2008, Vol. 120 Issue 11, p10
The article discusses the impact of the 2008 financial crisis on the U.S. automobile industry. Detroit, Michigan, responded to the mild recession with layoffs and aggressive moves to shift product plans to include more fuel-efficient vehicles. Challenges being faced throughout the national and...
- Moral Hazard Is for Suckers. Reich, Robert B. // American Prospect;Oct2007, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p60
The author reflects on the moral hazard in the subprime loan mess that affected millions of U.S. homeowners. He criticizes the failure of banks and mortgage lenders to explain the real nature of mortgage loans. He explains the origin of the moral hazard when Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke...
- An Economy on the Brink. Zuckerman, Mortimer B. // U.S. News & World Report;8/18/2008, Vol. 145 Issue 4, p72
In this editorial the author discusses the negative impact of the national housing crash on the U.S. economy. The author argues that mass mortgage foreclosures have created a spiral in which the housing market losses affect multiple other sectors of the economy. The editorial also offers pieces...
- Bernanke: Costs of Crisis Have Been 'Very Severe'. // Bond Buyer;3/23/2010, Vol. 371 Issue 33286, p2
The article focuses on the view of Ben Bernanke, chairman of the Federal Reserve Board, that the economic costs of the financial crisis have been very severe in the U.S.
- Global slowdown makes its way to Wyoming. Hicks, Mike // Indianapolis Business Journal;9/10/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 28, p22
The article reports on the speech of Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke regarding global economic slowdown at the annual fete of world economists in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
- Dear Ben Bernanke. // GQ: Gentlemen's Quarterly;May2008, Vol. 78 Issue 5, p218
An excerpt from a letter written by "GQ" staff addressed to Ben Bernanke related to the financial crisis in the U.S. is presented.
- Guidance for Fed: What Would Alan Do? Gnaizda, Robert; Lizarraga, David // American Banker;8/31/2007, Vol. 172 Issue 169, p11
The article offers the authors' opinions of what former Federal Reserve Board Chairman Alan Greenspan would do concerning the homownership crisis in the U.S. Greenspan had a similar crisis in the year 1998 where he created a $3.8 billion bailout of Long-Term Capital Management, with the help of...