As Ben Bernanke speaks, Japan continues stimulus

David Brancaccio May 22, 2013
HTML EMBED:
COPY

As Ben Bernanke speaks, Japan continues stimulus

David Brancaccio May 22, 2013
HTML EMBED:
COPY

It has become an American custom, like fireworks in July. Today Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke gives his latest economic report to Congress. His testimony comes on the same day that Japan’s central bank is indicating its intention to continue stimulus measures.

David Kelly, chief global strategist at JP Morgan funds, joins Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio with the details.

There’s a lot happening in the world.  Through it all, Marketplace is here for you. 

You rely on Marketplace to break down the world’s events and tell you how it affects you in a fact-based, approachable way. We rely on your financial support to keep making that possible. 

Your donation today powers the independent journalism that you rely on. For just $5/month, you can help sustain Marketplace so we can keep reporting on the things that matter to you.  

Need some Econ 101?

Our new Marketplace Crash Course is here to help. Sign-up for free, learn at your own pace.