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|14th Chairman of the Federal Reserve|
February 1, 2006 – February 1, 2014
|President||George W. Bush
|Preceded by||Alan Greenspan|
|Succeeded by||Janet Yellen|
|23rd Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers|
June 21, 2005 – January 31, 2006
|President||George W. Bush|
|Preceded by||Harvey Rosen|
|Succeeded by||Edward Lazear|
|Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System|
August 5, 2002 – June 21, 2005
|Nominated by||George W. Bush|
|Born||Ben Shalom Bernanke
December 13, 1953
Augusta, Georgia, U.S.
|Political party||Republican Party (until 2015)
|Alma mater||Harvard University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
References[change | change source]
- Phillips, Matt (October 6, 2015). "Bernanke: I'm not really a Republican anymore". Quartz. http://qz.com/518111/bernanke-im-not-really-a-republican-anymore/. Retrieved October 9, 2015.
- Bernanke's first name is Ben, not Benjamin and "Ben Shalom" is not abbreviated. (ref: "Big Ben", Slate, October 24, 2005) http://georgewbush-whitehouse.archives.gov/news/nominations/106.html
- Grunwald, Michael (16 December 2009). "Person of the Year 2009". Time. http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,1946375_1947251,00.html. Retrieved February 4, 2011.