Trump should replace Fed Chair Janet Yellen in February

WASHINGTON, August 28, 2017 – In February 2014, President Obama nominated University of California–Berkeley Business and Economics professor Janet Yellen to chair the Federal Reserve System’s Board of Governors. Her four-year term expires February 3, 2018. Should President Trump re-nominate her? Most liberal economists give Yellen high marks for her performance so far. She has maintained…