Jewish Insider’s Daily Kickoff – February 9, 2017 (Feb 2017), Schanzer thinks the Muslim Brotherhood's “mothership” in Egypt wouldn't qualify, but other parts of the movement, such as the Islah party in Yemen, might if the Trump administration took a more targeted approach.

Negative rates may be nearing a political limit (months ago), This could be said of any cut in interest rates, which will always shift income from savers to borrowers. The burden on . Ben Bernanke, the former Federal Reserve chair, judges that anxiety has been overdone and that the policy has “modest benefits . Larry Fink's Chairman's Letter to Shareholders | BlackRockBlackRock .

ECB warnings and yield target allusions (months ago), Bernanke has also written extensively about this topic in the recent past. Historically, like QE, yield-targeting is not new.

Bernanke tells Fed officials to clam up (some months now), Bernanke said Fed officials should limit their comments “to what they themselves see as the best policy approach.” At the moment, there are 17 members of the Fed's policy-making committee.

Here’s How Ben Bernanke’s “Helicopter Money” Plan Might Work (months ago), The situation has economists in general, and former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke in particular, worried about what to do when the next recession hits.

The cult of the expert – and how it collapsed (months ago), Even before Bernanke rescued the global economy, technocrats of all stripes – business leaders, scientists,

‘Helicopter money’ might weaken currencies more than QE as sky’s the limit (months ago), The yen's spikes of the past month can be linked to reports of meetings between Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and former Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke, famously an advocate of the helicopter drop theorized by monetarist Milton Friedman in the 1960s as . Japan's “Helicopter Money” Play: Road to Hyperinflation or Cure for Debt Deflation?CounterPunch Asia markets mixed; Nintendo shares tumble 18 pct on dampened investor sentimentCNBC Contra Corner » Helicopter Money——The Biggest Fed Power Grab YetDavid Stockman'