‘A bittersweet moment’: Janet Yellen is disappointed she didn’t get a 2nd term as Fed chair
|02/05/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Outgoing Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen said in an interview that she feels “bittersweet” about leaving her position.
- While it is tradition to renominate Federal Reserve chairmen for a second term, President Donald Trump nominated Fed board member Jerome Powell instead of Yellen.
- The economy, job market, and stock market have improved considerably since Yellen took office.
- Yellen was the first woman to lead the Federal Reserve in US history.
Janet Yellen says she was disappointed that President Donald Trump didn’t offer her a second term as Federal Reserve chair.
But she says she supports her successor at the central bank, Jerome Powell, and calls read more >>>