Ben Bernanke: "Oh, It's Certainly Possible" There Will Be More Bond Purchases

Ben Bernanke

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Here it is! Monetary policy conducted via 60 Minutes.WaPo reporter Neil Irwin has comments/quotes from the much awaited Bernanke segment.

A few things from his Twitter account:

On unemployment: It could be 4-5 more years before we’re at full employment.

On Inflation: Bernanke says he’s 100% sure he can contain it (um, famous last words?).

On bond purchases: “Oh, it’s certainly possible there will be more purchases.

More from DailyFX Team:

On the economy: It’s recovery, but it’s not guaranteed we won’t double dip.

On the Fed’s past actions: If it hadn’t acted, unemployment could be 25%

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