1. William Fleckenstein with Frederick Sheehan, Greenspan’s Bubbles: The Age of Ignorance at the Federal Reserve (New York: McGraw-Hill, 2008).

2. Ethan Harris, “Bernanke: A Guide to the New Fed Chairman,” Lehman Brothers Global Economics, February 10, 2006.

Chapter 1

1. Bob Woodward, Maestro: Greenspan’s Fed and the American Boom (New York: Simon and Schuster, 2005).

2. Time, February 15, 1999.

3. Alan S. Blinder and Ricardo Reis, “Understanding the Greenspan Standard,” speech at Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Symposium, Jackson Hole, WY, August 2005.

4. Ibid.

5. See, for example, Steve Schifferes, “Who Will Replace Greenspan?” BBC News,, October 12, 2005.

6. Ethan Harris, “After Greenspan,” Lehman ...

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