Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke.
Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke. - 
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Members of the Fed's Open Market Committee meet this week and may decide to scale back on bond-buying stimulus spending.  John Silvia, chief economist at Wells Fargo, joins Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio to discuss. 

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