- Name: Ben Bernanke
- Born: 12/13/1953 (67 years old)
Ben Shalom Bernanke (// bər-NANG-kee; born December 13, 1953) is an American economist at the Brookings Institution who served two terms as Chair of the Federal Reserve, the central bank of the United States, from 2006 to 2014. During his tenure as chair, Bernanke oversaw the Federal Reserve’s response to the late-2000s financial crisis.
Before becoming Federal Reserve chair, Bernanke was a tenured professor at Princeton University and chaired the department of economics there from 1996 to September 2002, when he went on public service leave.
Birth Name: Ben Shalom Bernanke
Alias: Ben Shalom Bernanke
Birth Place: Augusta, Georgia, U.S.
Ben Bernanke quotes :
Because a person has to be either working or looking for work to be counted as part of the labor force, an increase in the number of people too discouraged to continue their search for work would reduce the unemployment rate, all else being equal - but not for a positive reason.Ben Bernanke
No economy can succeed without a high-quality workforce, particularly in an age of globalization and technical change.Ben Bernanke
In the future, my communications with the public and with the markets will be entirely through regular and formal channels.Ben Bernanke