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Ben Bernanke: Public transparency vital to Fed policy

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Ben Bernanke offered a broad defense Tuesday of the Federal Reserve's policies under his leadership a little over two months before his eight-year tenure ends. Bernanke said the Great Recession made it essential for the Fed to become more publicly transparent so it could explain why record-low interest rates were needed to support the economy. The recession meant that the...

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