One of the biggest questions in the economics blogosphere has been: "Why is the Federal Reserve repeating the same mistakes that Japan did even though its Chairman has blasted Japan for its own inaction in response to its economic crisis?"
US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the recent economic crisis highlights the importance of financial education. ||| Washington - US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the recent economic crisis highlights the impo... Read Post
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke's press conference Wednesday wasn’t much of a confidence-builder for stock market bulls. As part of his presentation, Bernanke reported the Fed’s revised forecasts for economic growth, unempl... Read Post
A new paper from the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) makes the case that the budget surpluses of the Clinton era were to blame for creating the US housing bubble that caused the biggest economic crisis since the Great Re... Read Post