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Latest James Grant Items
Ben S. Bernanke hopes his latest plan to stimulate the economy will get you to buy stocks and other risky assets. Maybe you should. People who did that after two similar Federal Reserve efforts are sitting on big gains today.
James Grant, author of five books on finance and financial history and a television commentator, has produced this interesting biography of Republican Speaker of the House Thomas B. (Czar) Reed.
American forward Jozy Altidore is being loaned from Spain's Villarreal to defending Turkish champion Bursaspor for the rest of the season.