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  • August 29, 2014 Hugh Rockoff cited in a story about the economic impact of World War I on the BBC.
  • 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'".

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