Bernanke's recovery role is an important as Obama's

Samuelson, Robert J.
December 2008
Fort Worth Business Press;12/15/2008, Vol. 20 Issue 49, p30
The author reflects on the importance of the role of U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke in the recovery of the U.S. economy from the economic crisis. He comments on the measures taken by Bernanke to prevent depression and broad credit collapse. He examines the reasons for the decision of the Federal Reserve to implement new lending through programs such as "ABCP MMMF Liquidity Facility." He also argues that Bernanke is facing an enormous intellectual challenge and a personal burden.


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