Free To Speak His Own Mind, Ben Bernanke Shows Himself To Be An ...
As those familiar with my writing know, I was never a fan of erstwhile Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke. Indeed, while some praised him as “the greatest central banker in U.S. history,” I thought otherwise. In trying to give Bernanke every benefit ...
Wall Street's B.S. About Bernanke's New Job
Former Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke announced last week that he had accepted an offer to become a senior advisor to a hedge fund. Wall Street howled that Bernanke had done something so wrong that it was close to criminal.
Bernanke to be 'most vilified of century': Trader
In 2008 after handing over the reins to Ben Bernanke, Alan Greenspan joined hedge fund Paulson & Co. as an adviser. And just last month, Ex-Fed Governor Jeremy Stein joined $20 billion hedge fund Blue Mountain Capital Management as a consultant.
Ben Bernanke joins hedge fund Citadel
Bernanke told the New York Times that he was sensitive to the public's anxieties about the "revolving door" between Wall Street and Washington. He chose to go to Citadel, in part, because it "is not regulated by the Federal Reserve and I won't be doing ...