Getting to Work

6 segments

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke addresses central bankers and economists from around the world today at the Fed’s annual gathering in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Bloomberg News Fed reporter Joshua Zumbrun previews Bernanke’s speech and talks about a potential new round of quantitative easing. Plus: a look at J-1 student visa workers with Jennifer Gordon, professor of labor and immigration law at Fordham University, and Jason Nark of the Philadelphia Daily News; and Hurricane Irene preparation with George Contreras, professor of emergency and disaster management at the Metropolitan College of New York.