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  • July 22, 2014 You tube video of Michael Bordo's interview at the CIDE in Mexico.

  • July 16, 2014 At a hearing of the U. S. Senate Committee on Banking on the question, "What Makes a Bank Systemically Important?" a study by Joseph P. Hughes and Loretta J. Mester (President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland), "Who Said Large Banks Don't Experience Scale Economies? Evidence from a Risk-Return-Driven Cost Function" (Journal of Financial Intermediation, 2013), was cited by Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) in comments on a speech by Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer and by Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) as well as in testimony by Prof. Richard Herring of the Wharton School.

  • July 10, 2014 Joseph Hughes with Loretta Mester paper, "Who Said Large Banks Don't Experience Scale Economies? Evidence from a Risk-Return Driven Cost Function" cited by Stanley Fischer, Vice Chairman of the Federal Reserve Board at the Martin Feldstein Lecture, NBER, Cambridge, MA.

  • June 26, 2014 Michael Bordo mentioned in the Wall Street Journal article "The Fed Needs to Return to Monetary Rules".

  • June 5, 2014,  Michael Bordo interviewed at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta on the Federal Reserve system as a lender of last resort.

  • May 2014 - Hugh Rockoff and Michael Bordo quoted in the Richmond Federal Reserve's Quarterly Economics magazine Econ Focus article "Why Was Canada Exempt from the Fiancial Crisis?".

  • March 3, 2014 Michael Bordo quoted in Bloomberg Personal Finance on "Fed Lifts Veil Slowly on Bank Oversight in Era of Transparency".

  • Feb 18, 2014 Research by Joseph Hughes is featured prominently in a recent Wall Street Journal article on Cleveland Federal Reserve President Loretta Mester.

  • January 31, 2014 "Michael Bordo's new edited volume, "A Return to Jekyll Island" (with William Roberts) was reviewed in the Times Literary Supplement". 

  • January 13, 2014 Michael Bordo interview in Kein gutes Ende.

  • January 7, 2014 Mark Killingsworth discusses jobless benefits on America Public Media's Marketplace.

  • January 2, 2014 Michael Bordo in the Wall Street Journal, "The Economic Hokum of 'Secular Stagnation'".




  • September 11, 2010, Rosanne Altshuler interviewed on CNN by Ali Velshi's Your Money.

  • March 2010 Hugh Rockoff with Leonard Caruana on the economic relationship between Spain and Germany in World War II was discussed on Spanish television. The program is on Youtube.

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  • January 2010, Louise Russell was interviewed for a Radio Health Journal segment aired the first week of February: “The Backlash Against Evidence-Based Medicine.” Audio
  • January 3, 2010 Hugh Rockoff quoted in the New York Times, the Week in Review ,
    p. 2, on the feasibility of issuing war bonds to finance the deficit.
  • December 16, 2009 Manoranjan Dutta quoted in examiner.com on  Ben Bernanke, 'Times' 2009 Person of the Year.
  • December 8, 2009 Louise Russell in Rutgers Today , talking on Health Care Reform.
  • October 13, 2009 J. Tomas Sjöström, Professor and Chair of the Department of Economics, Rutgers University was named the first James Cullen Chair in Economics, in Rutgers Media Relations. 
  • February 5, 2009  Eugene White speaking on the Financial Crisis in Lysebu, Norway


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