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Bernanke Speech

Bernanke Speaking Gig Paid Him More Than He Made All Of Last Year

Reuters | Posted 05.04.2014 | Business

By Jonathan Spicer and Mirna Sleiman NEW YORK/ABU DHABI, March 4 (Reuters) - Ben Bernanke earned more in 40 minutes on Tuesday than he...

Ben Bernanke: Federal Reserve Will Do 'All It Can' To Help Create Jobs

Posted 11.08.2011 | Business

MINNEAPOLIS (David Bailey) - Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on Thursday said the U.S. central bank would spare no effort to boost disappoin...

Interpreting Bernanke's Jackson Hole Speech

Mohamed A. El-Erian | Posted 10.26.2011 | Business
Mohamed A. El-Erian

This year's speech does not pull a rabbit out of the policy hat. Instead, it suggests that Bernanke has taken another step toward recognizing the extent of the structural headwinds facing the U.S. economy.

Fed Chair Hints At Possible Need For Additional Stimulus

AP | PAUL WISEMAN and MARTIN CRUTSINGER | Posted 10.26.2011 | Business

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. — Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke has a message for Congress: Do more to stimulate hiring and growth – or risk de...

Bernanke Speech Unlikely To Unveil Major Program, Economists Say

AP | By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER | Posted 10.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Many on Wall Street hope Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke will unveil a new effort Friday to boost the economy in a highly anticipa...

Our Future: On the Chopping Block

Susan Ochshorn | Posted 06.04.2011 | Education
Susan Ochshorn

I stopped, for a moment, at the House Committee on Education and thought about the fate of young children and families. The closed doors looked ominous. These are tough times, indeed.

Bernanke: Economic Outlook 'Inherently Uncertain,' But Fed May Act

AP | JEANNINE AVERSA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

JACKSON, Wyo. — Ben Bernanke is struggling to build consensus among Federal Reserve officials about what steps are needed – if any –...

Bernanke: Sizable Deficits Are 'Unavoidable' Now But Pose Long-Term Risk

AP | JEANNINE AVERSA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke told Congress Wednesday that he has confidence the unfolding economic recovery will have stay...

Bernanke To The Economic Club of New York: Expect 'Moderate Economic Growth To Continue' In 2010

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke At the Economic Club of New York, New York, New York November 16, 2009 On the Outlook for the Economy an...

Bernanke Speech Offers No Rate Cut Clues

Wall Street Journal | Brian Blackstone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In a closely anticipated speech Tuesday, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke stopped short of signaling his views on the economy and interest rates,...