Yellen Makes Most Sense as Fed Chief, Erickson Says

Sept. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Lon Erickson, a Santa Fe, New Mexico-based money manager at Thornburg Investment Management Inc., talks about Federal Reserve monetary policy, the leadership change at the central bank and its potential impact on financial markets. Fed Vice Chairman Janet Yellen is the leading candidate to replace Ben S. Bernanke following the withdrawal of Lawrence Summers from consideration, a person familiar with the process said. Erickson speaks with Mia Saini on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)

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17:15 - If the Baltic Dry Index is any guide for the global economy, the picture is looking stormy. It's plunged to historic lows since the start of the year. Bloomberg looks at why, and what it could tell us about future growth.
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