Federal Reserve and Fighting Economic Bubbles
John Hilsenrath talked about his Wall Street Journal article, “Fed Debates New Role: Bubble Fighter,” which examines recent… read more
John Hilsenrath talked about his Wall Street Journal article, “Fed Debates New Role: Bubble Fighter,” which examines recent Federal Reserve proposals to prevent and contain economic “bubbles” that often lead to a boom-and bust cyclical pattern in the U.S. economy. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
The program began with a clip of Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke’s previous day testimony at his renomination hearing.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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