Former Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke speaks at NU
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Ben Bernanke discusses his extensive career, including the years he spent as the chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve. Bernanke gave the 2016 Susan Bies Lecture on Economics and Public Policy, an annual economics lecture series. Janice Eberly, the ...
Ben Bernanke to Deliver Economics Lecture at Northwestern
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Before his appointment as chairman, Bernanke was chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers, from June 2005 to January 2006. Prior to that, he was a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, from 2002 to 2005.
Is the Fed 'Low on Bullets' to Offset a Major Slowdown? Ask Ben Bernanke
If the U.S. economy were to plunge into a serious slowdown, the Fed currently does not have tools that are strong enough to offset it, former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke said at the Penn Wharton Public Policy Initiative event, “Economic Crisis and ...
Don't Trust Ben Bernanke On Helicopter Money
Ben Bernanke earned the sobriquet “Helicopter Ben” for his observations in a 2002 speech that “the U.S. government has a technology, called a printing press (or, today, its electronic equivalent), that allows it to produce as many U.S. dollars as it ...