Tagged Janet Yellen

Credit: CNBC

The Stock Market’s Reaction to Trump

By Jep McNair On election night, as the voting results poured in and showed that Donald Trump was likely to be the next President, the Dow Futures index dropped 750 points. Presumably, the Dow Jones Industrial Average would plummet the next day. Instead, it closed up 250 points and in the days since has hit…

The Year of the Chairwoman

By: Shuchi Goyal Less than a week remains until Janet Yellen officially ascends to her new post in the American government, earning a regal title both highly respected and closely scrutinized: the Chairman of the Federal Reserve. The heir apparent to current Chairman Benjamin Bernanke will take charge of the United States central banking system…

© 2015 by Georgia Political Review