Meet The Federal Reserve’s First Female Chairwoman Janet Yellen

President Obama nominated Janet Yellen to lead the Fed after Ben Bernanke steps down. Yellen will be the first woman to ever run the Federal Reserve and the second woman ever to lead a central bank. She would have been the first but Russia nominated Elvira Nabiullina to head its central bank in June. Nice move, Putin. On StockTwits we saw several great shares about Yellen and the Fed. Here they are:

1.) Kevin Carmichael writes this piece for the @globeandmail on why Yellen is the right choice:

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2.) In this article from the WSJ, 5 things you need to know about Janet Yellen are listed:

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3.) The Washington Post says Yellen “called the housing bust”:

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4.) Yellen politics are setting in motion right now:

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5.) Is Yellen inheriting the Fed at the worst time possible:

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6.) Here is what Yellen used to think of deflation, a video from several years ago:

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7.) Some are saying that Yellen might not be the best choice from a communication standpoint:

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8.) Is Janet Yellen now the most powerful woman in the U.S.? Perhaps the world?:

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9.) This post, shared by @MercenaryJack on what to expect from a liberal central banker:

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