June 21, 2013
Did Bernanke Leave the World a Ticking Bomb?
Mohamed El-Erian, Foreign Policy
Ben Bernanke, the chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, has said he probably won't serve another term when his current one expires this coming January. His decision to skip the Fed's annual conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, this summer has only reinforced the view that he won't be coming back. But history has yet to issue its verdict on the world's most powerful central banker.
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