88
      Wednesday
      90 / 72
      Thursday
      86 / 68
      Friday
      82 / 70

      Janet Yellen and the Federal Reserve

      President Obama has tapped Janet Yellen to succeed Ben Bernanke in 2014. Yellen, the current vice chair at the Federal Reserve, has been a strong contender since Bernanke announced he would be leaving.

      Neil Irwin, economic columnist with The Washington Post, discussed the challenges Yellen will face (if confirmed) with Capital Insider.