NYTimes: Central Banker Facing a Test

“It’s like Dirty Harry saying, ‘Make my day,’ ” said Stephen Jen, a former economist at the International Monetary Fund who manages a hedge fund based in London. “You can’t imagine Greenspan or Bernanke saying something like this,” he said, referring to the previous and current chairmen of the United States Federal Reserve, Alan Greenspan and Ben S. Bernanke. “It was very Italian and very powerful.” [...]

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Posted on the 28/08/2012 at 10:25am by SLJ Macro Partners LLP.