PBS NewsHour Fed Takes Aggressive Stimulus Action to Move Economy Forward
Federal Reserve Launches Aggressive Stimulus Program to Move Economy Forward Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: Fed Takes Aggressive Stimulus Action to Move Economy Forward
Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke announced the Fed's third attempt to stimulate the economy by buying up mortgage-backed securities and bonds and keep borrowing rates low. Judy Woodruff talks to David Wessel, economics editor for The Wall Street Journal, to understand why the Fed chose this course of action.
Premiere Date: 09/13/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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