PBS NewsHour

What priorities will Jerome Powell bring to the Fed?

Clip: 11/02/2017 | 8m 7s

President Trump announced Jerome Powell as his nominee to be the new chair of the Federal Reserve, replacing Janet Yellen in early 2018. With a background in law and finance, Powell would be the first Fed chair in almost forty years without formal economics training. Economics correspondent Paul Solman offers a profile of Powell and Judy Woodruff speaks with Krishna Guha of Evercore.

Aired: 11/02/17

Rating: NR

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