Obama Picks Furman for Council of Economic Advisers

June 10 (Bloomberg) -- President Barack Obama speaks about his nomination of Jason Furman, a long-time aide, as chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers. If confirmed by the Senate, the Harvard-trained economist would replace Alan Krueger, who is returning to Princeton University. Obama speaks at a White House ceremony. (Source: Bloomberg)
Will the Fed Hike Rates After the August Jobs Data?
37:38 - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker, Bloomberg View columnist Mohamed El-Erian and Janus Capital's Bill Gross talk about the August U.S. employment report and prospects for a Fed liftoff. JPMorgan Securities' Michael Feroli, Princeton University's Alan Krueger and Stifel Nicolaus's Barry Bannister also comment in this compilation in two minutes. (Source: Bloomberg)
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