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Op-Ed: Another strong jobs report; DJIA up 369.96 points

But today’s jobs report signals that rates won’t stay low for long. And that means higher mortgage rates, higher credit for auto loans and credit cards, and all manner of debt. And it is coming sooner rather than later.

Op-Ed: U.S. sees solid economic, jobs growth

In the US we are starting to see hints of inflation, the labor market has shown steady, solid improvement, and economic growth is up. So, while you might argue against a rate hike from the Fed, really the idea is not particularly controversial.

Yellen takes dead aim at a GOP movement to rein in the feds reserve

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen doesn't want to follow anyone's rules. On Friday at the Jackson Hole economic symposium, Yellen spoke on the state of the labor market and how these dynamics effect monetary policy.

Women In Banking: Janet Yellen Continuing The Trend

Christine Lagarde became the first woman to head the International Monetary Fund in 2011, while Karnit Flug was named the first female governor of the Bank of Israel this past October. Now Janet Yellen will bring a woman's touch to another central bank.

Senate votes in Yellen as first woman chair of Federal Reserve

Washington - The U.S. Senate, Monday, approved the appointment of Janet Yellen as head of the Federal Reserve. Yellen, 67, will become the first woman to preside over the US central bank, the most powerful in the world.

Op-Ed: Will Janet Yellen put the final nail in the U.S. dollar's value?

Washington - The United States Senate Banking Committee voted overwhelmingly Thursday in favor of approving President Obama's nomination of Janet Yellen to chair the Federal Reserve once Ben Bernanke's current term expires Jan. 31, 2014.

Op-Ed: Economists supporting Yellen despite poor forecasting record

New York - It should be soon that United States President Barack Obama will pick his nominee to succeed Ben Bernanke as Chair of the Federal Reserve.

Op-Ed: Obama considering Larry Summers for chair of Federal Reserve

Washington - Ben Bernanke, the present chair of the US Federal Reserve, has said the he has already stayed longer in his post than he wished, so it is quite unlikely he will seek another term when his present term runs out in January.

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U.S. Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen testifies during a Senate Banking Committee confirmatio...
U.S. Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen testifies during a Senate Banking Committee confirmation hearing on her nomination to be the next chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, on Capitol Hill in Washington
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