Will Yellen throw Wall Street a rate curve ball?
This confab gained a following in August 2010, when then-Fed chief Ben Bernanke hinted that a second round of Fed bond-buying, or QE2, was on the way, spurring a stock rally. Yellen's keynote, her first at Jackson Hole as Fed chair, comes at a pivotal ...
Bernanke-esque hints should not be expected today
Responsibility for this lies at the feet of her predecessor, Ben Bernanke, who used this opportunity on a couple of occasions in recent years to drop strong hints that a new round of quantitative easing was around the corner, the announcement of which ...
DIARY -Top Economic Events to Sep 3
SUNDAY, AUGUST 24 BOSTON, United States - Former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke speaks before the NACDS (National Association of Chain Drug Stores) Total Store Expo in Boston. MONDAY, AUGUST 25 KINGSTON, Canada - Bank of ...
Yellen's view on economy
Albany Times Union
Washington. Janet Yellen has won credit for guiding the Federal Reserve's first six months of transition from the Ben Bernanke era. Bernanke's Fed had steered the economy through a deep crisis by slashing interest rates and restoring confidence in banks.