Tag Archives: Larry Summers

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Obama Fumbles Summers Nomination, Yellen Set to Be Next Fed Chair

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the withdrawal of Larry Summers in the Fed Chair race, why Janet Yellen is now the likely pick and if her administration would be Bernanke: Part II.

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Yellen vs. Summers: The Battle for the Next Fed Chair

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the possible candidates for replacing Ben Bernanke at the Federal Reserve, the boisterous Larry Summers, and the lesser known Fed official, Janet Yellen.

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Obama's Search for Jobs

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss venture capital funding and the White House search for solutions to unemployment.

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Controversy in Alaska's Senate Race and the Departure of Larry Summers

In today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson, Francis Cianfrocca and Ben Domenech talk about the latest housing numbers, controversy in Alaska's Senate race, the decline of the Clinton political coalition, who's going to have Obama's ear on economic policy with his evaporating policy team and more.

One Year After Lehman: Obama on Wall Street, the New China Trade War, Summers on Unemployed

Today's Coffee and Markets podcast focuses on President Obama's speech today on Wall Street, the latest trade war with the Chinese, and the ramifications of Larry Summers' predictions of longterm unemployment being "unacceptably high."

Toxic Assets and the New Immortal Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

Francis Cianfrocca joins Ben Domenech for the Thursday, August 6th edition of Coffee and Markets, a series of brief morning podcasts on politics and the marketplace. Today's podcast concerns Tim Geithner, Hank Paulson, and the planned remake of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.