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Watch Live: Janet "Go Big" Yellen Cheerleads Biden Fiscal Largesse In Nomination Hearings

Janet Yellen’s nomination hearings, which begin today at 10amET, are sure to be the usual parade of partisan back-slapping and gotchas. It is clear from prepared remarks which direction she is heading – “go big.” The former Fed head will tell the committee that the U.S. economy has been suffering from entrenched inequality – and…

David Stockman On Janet Yellen's Return & The Financial Storm Ahead…

Authored by David Stockman via InternationalMan.com, Janet Yellen is back. Naturally, the follies of Keynesian central banking come to mind. In many ways, Yellen’s tenure as Fed chairman was far worse than Ben Bernanke’s. At least Bernanke’s money-printing madness was undergirded by his credentials as a misguided scholar of the Great Depression and the mistaken…

Here Are All The Banks That Paid Janet Yellen $7.3 Million In Speaking Fees In The Past 2 Years

When openly bribing a politician, financier or any other power figure is too – how should we put it – illegal, there is a well-known loophole that has been used for decades to circumvent the straight to jail hazard: the old “pay for speeches” shortcut, where otherwise boring, insipid and uninspirational figures who have nothing…

The Biggest Janet Yellen Red Flag Is George Akerlof

Authored by John Tamny via RealClearMarkets.com, In Phishing for Phools, a 2015 book that George Akerlof co-authored with Robert Shiller, the authors wrote without even a hint of irony that people “do not do what is really good for them, they do not choose what they really want.” Please think about the previous bit of absurdity…