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Grading Janet Yellen After 7 Months At The
Grading Janet Yellen After 7 Months At The HelmSeeking Alpha (registration)Under his successor, Alan Greenspan, the value of the US dollar fell by more than 16 percent. However, the volatility of the dollar was greater under Greenspan than under any other Fed chair since 1973. While Greenspan was chair before Clinton took ...
Posted on 27 August 2014 | 4:56 am
Fed's embrace of labor market is complete at
Reuters Blogs (blog)Fed's embrace of labor market is complete at Jackson Hole, 20 years laterReuters Blogs (blog)The comments prompted speculation that he was opposing the views of his free-market boss, Alan Greenspan, and a media frenzy ensued — a frenzy that people present at the time say Blinder never recovered from. The contrast between what happened at ...The Mystery Woman Who Runs Our EconomyPOLITICO MagazineWhat the US Could Gain and Lose From Monetary Policy RulesForbesThe Federal Reserve Is Not As Powerful As You Think It IsSlate MagazineTheStreet.comall 203 news articles »
Posted on 26 August 2014 | 12:28 pm
Play The Breakout: Marry Tech And Financials
Play The Breakout: Marry Tech And FinancialsForbesGilead now is numero 25 in the S&P 500 Index with a market capitalization of $162 billion. Go, Gilead! Alan Greenspan weighed in with his bearish forecast, too. Most independent money pools steered clear of the top 50 market capitalizations, playing ...and more »
Posted on 26 August 2014 | 8:29 am
Alan Greenspan Takes Part in ALS Ice Bucket
Wall Street Journal (blog)Alan Greenspan Takes Part in ALS Ice Bucket ChallengeWall Street Journal (blog)The former head of the Federal Reserve had the privilege of dumping ice water on his wife and MSNBC reporter Andrea Mitchell, who accepted the challenge from Debbie Wasserman Schultz, a Congresswoman in Florida. The challenge has taken the ...#IceBucketChallenge Comes to MSNBC as Andrea Mitchell Gets SoakedMediaiteWe Almost Can't Handle Andrea Mitchell's Ice Bucket Challenge VideoHuffington Postall 5 news articles »
Posted on 19 August 2014 | 1:42 pm
Alan's Words of Wisdom for Stocks (He Was
Alan's Words of Wisdom for Stocks (He Was Right Last Time)TrefisRemember Alan Greenspan? He was the chairman of the Federal Reserve from 1987 to 2006. Several media sources, including this one, blamed the sub-prime mortgage fiasco that led to the Credit Crisis of 2008 on the easy money policies under the ...
Posted on 13 August 2014 | 4:28 am
National Book Festival: Special events andAlan Greenspan, Clay Risen, James Conaway and Derek Anderson are among those slated to appear.
Posted on 22 August 2014 | 9:17 am
Andrea Mitchell Ice Bucket Challenge IsAndrea Mitchell did more than just report on the ALS ice bucket challenge that’s been trending across the internet lately. She actually made one of the best videos yet. MSNBC‘s reporter accepted the challenge from Florida U.S. Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz, and proceeded to let hubby Alan Greenspan do the lifting. It wasn’t her reaction
Posted on 20 August 2014 | 10:38 am
Alan Greenspan Doused His Wife, MSNBC'sIt's not just the CEO's that have participated in the ALS Ice Bucket challenge. MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell accepted the ALS Ice Bucket challenge from Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz. Her Ice Bucket challenge video featured her husband, Alan Greenspan, who had the honor of pouring the bucket of ice water over her head. Greenspan served as the Chairman of the Federal Reserve from ...
Posted on 19 August 2014 | 1:00 pm
Let's Kill All Nego PunditsCharts on sentiment wax negative, but don't take this as a leading indicator that a market drop of 10% is around the corner. Everyone has gotten into the act, starting with Janet Yellen's nego comments on Internet properties and mid-sized biotech houses. (Nobody takes Gilead Sciences away from me!) Alan Greenspan [...]
Posted on 12 August 2014 | 2:35 pm
Bernanke, Greenspan Voice Doubts About TyingAlan Greenspan, former chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, left, chats with Ben S. Bernanke, during an event commemorating the Federal Reserve Act, the legislation that created the central bank, in Washington, D.C., in this Dec. 16, 2013 file photo.
Posted on 5 August 2014 | 8:59 am