Ben S. Bernanke
Age in 2017: 63
Areas of interest:
politics & government
Personal social network: Much of Bernanke's Muckety comes from political connections. His power base is his role as Federal Reserve chairman.
Ben S. Bernanke personal relations:
Anna Bernanke - spouse
Alan S. Blinder - friend
David Einhorn - critic
Other current Ben S. Bernanke relationships:
Brookings Institution - distinguished fellow
Citadel LLC - senior adviser
Pacific Investment Management Company - advisory board member
Ben S. Bernanke past relationships:
Council of Economic Advisers - chairman
Federal Open Market Committee - chairman
Federal Reserve Board - chairman
George W. Bush administration - Council of Economic Advisers chairman
Patrick M. Parkinson - principal staff adviser
Princeton University - professor
Time magazine - 2009 person of the year
Additional Muckety map information sources:
Federal Reserve System;
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Muckety news stories featuring Ben S. Bernanke
The Federal Reserve Board announced last week that it had come to an agreement with GMAC Mortgage in its mortgage foreclosure review.
August 1, 2013
Whither the Fed in 2014?
April 2, 2013
Not so long ago, the Federal Reserve was viewed as being aloof from politics.
July 15, 2012
Billionaire hedge funder David Einhorn caused a stir in financial circles this week with a Huffington Post column criticizing the Fed's policy of easy money.
May 4, 2012
Wall Street appeared to approve of President Obama's nominating Ben S. Bernanke to a second term.
August 26, 2009