Ben Bernanke

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Ben Bernanke
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Chair o the Federal Reserve
In office
Februar 1, 2006 – Februar 3, 2014
Preses George W. Bush
Barack Obama
Deputy Roger Ferguson
Donald Kohn
Janet Yellen
Precedit bi Alan Greenspan
Succeedit bi Janet Yellen
Chair o the Cooncil o Economic Advisers
In office
Juin 21, 2005 – Januar 31, 2006
Preses George W. Bush
Precedit bi Harvey Rosen
Succeedit bi Edward Lazear
Personal details
Born Ben Shalom Bernanke
December 13, 1953 (1953-12-13) (age 63)
Augusta, Georgie, U.S.
Poleetical pairty Republican (Afore 2015)
Independent (2015–present)
Spoose(s) Anna Friedmann
Bairns 2
Eddication Harvard Varsity (BA)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MA, PhD)
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Ben Shalom Bernanke[1] (/bərˈnæŋki/ bər-NANG-kee;[2] born December 13, 1953) is an American economist at the Brookings Institution[3] wha served twa terms as Chairman o the Federal Reserve, the central bank o the Unitit States, frae 2006 tae 2014.

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  1. Bernanke's first name is Ben, nae Benjamin, an "Ben Shalom" is nae abbreviated. (See: "Big Ben", Slate, October 24, 2005; see an aa http://georgewbush-whitehouse.archives.gov/news/nominations/106.html)
  2. See Inogolo: pronunciation of Ben Bernanke.
  3. "Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke to Join Economic Studies at Brookings". Brookings. February 3, 2014. Retrieved February 3, 2014.