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‘A bittersweet moment’: Janet Yellen is disappointed she didn’t get a 2nd term as Fed chair





Janet Yellen

  • 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 >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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