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The Courage to Act

A Memoir of a Crisis and Its Aftermath

The Courage to Act( )
Author: Bernanke, Ben S.
Read by: Gardner, Grover
ISBN:978-1-4915-7804-9
Publication Date:Oct 2015
Publisher:Brilliance Publishing, Inc.
Book Format:Downloadable audio file
List Price:USD $14.99
Book Description:

A New York Times Bestseller

"A fascinating account of the effort to save the world from another [Great Depression]. . . . Humanity should be grateful."--Financial Times

In 2006, Ben S. Bernanke was appointed chair of the Federal Reserve, the unexpected apex of a personal journey from small-town South Carolina to prestigious academic appointments and finally public service in Washington's halls of power.

There would be no time to...
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Author Biography
Bernanke, Ben S. (Author)
Ben Shalom. Bernanke was born on December 13, 1953 in Augusta, Georgia and was raised in Dillon, South Carolina. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Masters in Economics from Harvard University and a Ph.d in in Economics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Bernanke taught at Stanford Graduate School of Business and New York University. He was a professor of economics at Princeton University. He served as chairman of the Federal Reserve from 2006 to 2014. Time magazine named him "Person of the Year" in 2009. Since leaving public servce he has changed his political affiliation from Republican to a moderate Independent. He and his wife Anna have two children.In 2015, his larest book, "The Courage to Act: A Memoir of a Crisis and its Aftermath," became a New York Times bestseller.



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