Bernanke stays but Summers is no odd man out


By Caren Bohan WASHINGTON, Aug 25 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama spared himself one big potential headache by deciding to keep Ben Bernanke in the central bank chief's job rather than turning to his adviser Lawrence Summers. Already challenged by Congress on his healthcare and climate change policies, the president -- only seven months in the job -- could well have faced one more tough fight over so controversial a choice as the blunt-spoken Summers. This way Obama may be ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Bernanke stays but Summers is no odd man out" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.

Jan 18, 2018

2018 Wards 10 Best Engines Editorial Roundtable Part 2

WardsAuto editors discuss some of the 22 nominees that did not make the cut in this year's Wards 10 Best Engines competition....More


Follow Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×