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Under the Agridome
Philip Shaw DTN Columnist
Mon Oct 14, 2013 11:13 AM CDT

Welcome Janet Yellen! If you don't know who I am talking about, she is President Obama's nominee to take over for Ben Bernanke as U.S. Federal Reserve chair. That is a favored position of mine, having quoted predecessors Alan Greenspan and Ben Bernanke many times. I am glad that after 100 years the U.S. Federal Reserve will have a woman at its helm.

She certainly will have a lot to deal with when she takes over as chairperson. Will she taper or will she not? Will she be an activist U.S. Federal Reserve chairman and pullback from the money printing ...

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