Bernanke Says Fiscal Cliff May Threaten Recovery

Nov. 20 (Bloomberg) -- Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke says failure to avoid the so-called U.S. fiscal cliff would pose a "substantial threat" to the economic recovery. Bernanke speaks at the New York Economic Club in New York. (This is an excerpt. Source: Bloomberg)

Wheeler Says Italy Is Moving Towards Bank Bail-Ins
39:36 - Christopher Wheeler, bank analyst at Atlantic Equities, and King's College London Professor of Economics and Public Policy Jonathan Portes discuss Italy's commitment of up to $19 billion to clean up two failed banks. They speak with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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