Why Ben Is Addicted To Failure
- Fed sees some improvement in economy. // North Western Financial Review;2/1/2011, Vol. 196 Issue 3, p22
The article reports on the statement of Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke regarding the improvement in the U.S. economy.
- Most Yield Indexes Down Following Fed Chairman's Testimony. Scarchilli, Michael // Bond Buyer;2/16/2007, Vol. 359 Issue 32570, p7
The article reports that there was a decline in nearly all weekly yield indexes of the newspaper "The Bond Buyer," driven by a rally in Treasuries and subsequent municipals brought on by Ben S. Bernanke, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve Board. Bernanke stated that indications reveal that the...
- Federal Reserve remains on dangerous course. Hauke, Keenan // Indianapolis Business Journal;12/20/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 43, p20
The article discusses the author's insights on the purchase of Treasury securities by the U.S. Federal Reserve, under the leadership of Ben Bernanke, to supposedly lower interest rates and therefore, boost economic growth.
- The Paranoid Optimist speaks. WEBER, RICK // Trailer / Body Builders;Jun2011, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p36
The article highlights the thoughts of Don Reynolds, a consulting economist and professional speaker who calls himself "The Paranoid Optimist," on the world economy. Reynolds predicts a mixture of economic strengths and weaknesses in the coming months. According to him, what Federal Reserve...
- Good CD news. // Consumer Reports Money Adviser;Apr2006, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p12
The article reports on the possible federal rate increases, as speculated under the management of Ben Bernanke as chairman of the board of governor of the U.S. Federal Reserve in 2006. Bernanke has replaced Alan Greenspan in February 2006. The speculations regarding the rate increases may be in...
- AN UNCONVENTIONAL PERSPECTIVE ON THE GREENSPAN RECORD. Niskanen, William A. // CATO Journal;Spring/Summer2006, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p333
The article discusses the policies and strategies established in the U.S. Federal Reserve Board (FRB) during the tenure of chairman Alan Greenspan. The trend rate of increase in demand in the period was slightly too high to meet a 2 percent inflation target. The response of the Federal Reserve...
- Fed unlikely to cut interest rates any time soon. Hoxter, Curtis J. // Caribbean Business;12/14/2006, Vol. 34 Issue 49, p12
The article reports that inflation in the U.S. remained uncomfortably high according to Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke. Bernanke stressed that the economy had slowed in line with Federal forecasts. He further noted that there were substantial uncertainties about whether prices were...
- EM Bounces. // Emerging Markets Monitor;7/3/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 13, p1
Reports that emerging market assets are bouncing helped by somewhat more dovish comments around from Chairman Ben Bernanke, after the Federal Reserve increased U.S. rates. Performance of currencies; Important facts if U.S. inflation is the key risk.
- BERNANKE FLEXES HIS MUSCLES. Fox, Justin // Fortune International (Europe);7/10/2006, Vol. 154 Issue 1, p12
This article discusses Ben Bernanke's performance as the new chairman of the Federal Reserve Board. Many are upset with his continued increases of the interest rate and the negative effect on the stock market. When Bernanke was appointed as Fed chairman, many expected him to be soft on interest...