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Monday, October 05, 2015

Bernanke: More execs should have gone to jail for causing Great Recession

Bernanke loves baseball for the same reason he chose economics as his profession: the power and clarity of numbers.

“The numbers are so concrete,” he says in a conversation in the Nats press box before a game against the Miami Marlins on a sunny afternoon last month. “In baseball, you’ve got all the data going back to the 1880s for all the players, and if you understand how to use numbers, it makes it come alive.”



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