janet yellen fed chair
Beginning at the start of 2016, financial markets had plunged on the fear that the Federal Reserve's December 2015 decision
There's a lot we don't know. (It's so amazing that I just looked it up to confirm that it really happened, and it did!) After
(Reporting by Howard Schneider; Additional reporting by Daniel Bases in New York; Editing by Ken Wills, James Dalgleish and
There were several parts of the speech that revealed something about where her passions lie, and how the Yellen era at the Fed is likely to differ from previous tenures.
Growth in the U.S. is slowing, along with Asia and emerging market economies. This is occurring under the context of a continued reduction of Fed asset purchases. Meanwhile, U.S. market strategist are busy looking at the weather charts trying to find excuses.
"(T)he recovery in the labor market is far from complete," she said according to prepared remarks to the Republican-controlled
According to Ylan Mui at The Washington Post, Yellen has instructed staffers that her new title is "chair," not "chairwoman
Janet Yellen is a professional politician in every sense. She is definitely not your old university kind of economist who can speak only in numbers and statistics.
The Senate confirmed Janet Yellen as the first woman to head the Federal Reserve on Monday.
"We cannot rule out the possibility that monetary policy might have to do something related to financial stability ... Monetary