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March goes live: breaking down Janet Yellen’s testimony



Federal Reserve (Fed) Chair Janet Yellen endured a grueling and highly politicized two-day round of Congressional testimony. Senators and congressional representatives asked numerous politically charged questions about Dodd-Frank and the Fed’s role in financial regulation. The politicians lobbed…

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Harder. Better. Faster. Stronger? Is talk enough to weaken the greenback?



Is it better to be weak or strong? Almost everyone in almost every situation would probably answer “strong.” However, when it comes to the relative strength of a country’s currency, the answer isn’t as clear cut. For the United States, most presidents have espoused a “strong” dollar…

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