Fed Chief Ben Bernanke Gets 'Day Job'

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Ben Bernanke professor GW University
Ben Bernanke professor GW University

By Martin Crutsinger


WASHINGTON -- As college courses go, the name - "Reflections on the Federal Reserve and Its Place in Today's Economy" -- sounds perfectly ordinary.

Then there's the name of the lecturer. Not exactly ordinary: Ben Bernanke, the sitting chairman of the Federal Reserve.