Fed Easing Will Help `At the Margin,’ Blinder Says

Sept. 13 (Bloomberg) -- Former Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Alan Blinder, now a Princeton University economist, talks about today's decision by the Federal Reserve to undertake another round of quantitative easing. The Fed said it will expand its holdings of long-term securities with open-ended purchases of $40 billion of mortgage debt a month as it seeks to boost growth and reduce unemployment. He speaks with Trish Regan on Bloomberg Television’s “Street Smart.” (Source: Bloomberg)

The Charlie Rose Brain Series, Year Three: Charlie Rose
13:49 - The Charlie Rose Brain Series, Year Three. In our fourth episode, we consider Sports-Induced Brain Trauma, focusing specifically on its effect on children. We are joined by Tori Belluci was an All-Met soccer player at Huntingtown High School in Maryland. She turned down a full scholarship to play soccer in college after she suffered her fifth concussion. Also joining us are Walter Koroshetz of the National Institutes of Health; Susan Margulies of the University of Pennsylvania; Thomas McCallister of the Indiana University School of Medicine; Dawn Comstock of the University of Colorado Anschutz; and Dr. Eric Kandel. He is a Nobel Laureate, a professor at Columbia University, and a Howard Hughes medical investigator. (Source: Bloomberg)
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