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Is Greenspan unique? No, central Banking Itself Has Been Elevated

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By Greg Ip

1151 words

19 September 2005

The Wall Street Journal



(Copyright (c) 2005, Dow Jones & Company, Inc.)

LAST MONTH, an Australian newspaper proposed a novel candidate to succeed Alan Greenspan as Federal Reserve chairman: Ian Macfarlane. Though an unknown in the U.S., Mr. Macfarlane has something no other candidate can boast: a track record that rivals Mr. Greenspan’s. Read the rest of this entry »


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September 19, 2005 at 10:31 pm