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Larry Summers or Janet Yellen for Fed Chair?

Just a few short months ago, the favorite to succeed Ben Bernanke as head of the Federal Reserve was the central bank’s Vice Chair Janet Yellen. All sorts of surveys among economists pointed to Yellen as the person United States President Barack Obama would tap as the next most powerful person in the country. Tags:…

Woods & Murphy Refute 11 Myths About The Fed

Authored by Tom Woods and Bob Murphy, originally posted on Liberty Classroom, The other day the Huffington Post ran an article by a Bonnie Kavoussi called “11 Lies About the Federal Reserve.” And you’ll never guess: these aren’t lies or myths spread in the financial press by Fed apologists. These are “lies” being told by…