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Want to read Ben Bernanke's homework?

Ben Bernanke hasn't been having much fun getting renominated. The other day, for instance, Sen. Jim Bunning handed him a questionnaire that ran to 70 items. Ever the dutiful student, Bernanke returned 34 single-spaced pages covering everything from the Lehman bailout to global coordination. Bunning's office has the document up for download here, and it's about as comprehensive a guide to Fed thinking as you're likely to find. If you want a crib sheet, Calculated Risk and Donald Marron both have excerpts.

By Ezra Klein  |  December 16, 2009; 9:49 AM ET
Categories:  Federal Reserve  
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Who's going to read it and explain it to Bunning?

Posted by: JkR- | December 16, 2009 10:05 AM | Report abuse

Link to download the document did not work for me...

Posted by: umesh409 | December 16, 2009 10:52 AM | Report abuse

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