The 56-year-old chairman of the Fed is TIME's 2009 Person of the YearPhotographs by Dan Winters for TIME
A glimpse into the rarified rooms in Washington where the Fed Chairman oversees the U.S. financial system Photographs by Dan Winters for TIME
U.S. monetary policy is guided by an independent government agency that can trace its roots to the administration of George Washington
The Fed's doing it. The Bank of England says it plans to do it, too. With printing money (or as they say today, "quantitative easing") back in fashion, TIME...
The former Federal Reserve Chairman has written a book on his time in Washington. Here's a look back at his career