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    • The Power and Independence of the Federal Reserve

    • By: Peter Conti-Brown
    • Narrated by: Brian Holsopple
    • Length: 10 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    The independence of the Federal Reserve is considered a cornerstone of its identity, crucial for keeping monetary policy decisions free of electoral politics. But do we really understand what is meant by "Federal Reserve independence"? Using scores of examples from the Fed's rich history, The Power and Independence of the Federal Reserve shows that much common wisdom about the nation's central bank is inaccurate.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Meandering, gossipy, a bit pop-journalistic

    • By Philo on 10-03-16

    Regular price: $24.95