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Janet Yellen

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Who Is Janet Yellen? In Two and a Half Minutes

 

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Janet Yellen on inflation: I trust Fed to make the right decisions

 

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Secretary Janet Yellen: I think inflation will return to levels close to 2%

 

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Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen sees an economy on a strong growth spurt

 

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Jerome Powell and Janet Yellen warn of economic crisis if the debt ceiling isn't raised

Janet Louise Yellen is an American economist serving as the 78th and current United States secretary of the treasury. A member of the Democratic Party, she previously served as the 15th chair of the Federal Reserve from 2014 to 2018. She is the first woman to hold either role. She is also a professor emerita at Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, and formerly a distinguished fellow in residence at the Brookings Institution.
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