Ben Bernanke

Jill Schlesinger

CBS Moneywatch Editor Previews Week In Business

CBS Moneywatch editor at large Jill Schlesinger offered this report on the week ahead in Business.


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Bernanke Talks Weak Economy At Mpls. Luncheon

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said he’s surprised by how cautious consumers have been in the two years since the recession officially ended. But the Fed chief offered no hints of any steps the Fed would take to boost the weak economy.