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Lunch with Dr. Ben Bernanke Former United States Federal Reserve Chairman and Current Distinguished Fellow in Residence at the Brookings Institution in D.C.

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CHA- CHING! If you like Ben Franklin, you'll love laughs over lunch with Ben Bernanke, Former Chairman of The Federal Reserve. 

Ben S. Bernanke served as chairman of the Federal Reserve from 2006 to 2014.   From 2002 to 2005 he was a member of the Federal Reserve’s Board of Governors, and in 2005 he was appointed chairman of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers.   Prior to joining the Federal Reserve, Dr. Bernanke taught at the Stanford Graduate School of Business (1979-1985) and at Princeton University (1985-2002), where he also served as chair of the economics department.  He has written extensively on macroeconomics, monetary economics, and economic history.  Dr. Bernanke earned degrees from Harvard University (BA, 1975) and MIT (Ph.D., 1979).  He is married and has two children.

Donated by: Dr. Ben Bernanke
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  • Valid for 1 person in D.C.  
  • Based upon availability.
  • Dr. Bernanke will choose the restaurant for the lunch. 
  • Cost of the meal is included. 
  • Winning bidder is subject to security screening. 
  • Cannot be resold or re-auctioned.
  • Cannot be transferred.
  • Expires 1 year from the close of auction.
  • To be scheduled at a mutually agreed upon date.
  • Travel and accommodations are not included.
  • Every effort will be made to schedule this experience at the earliest possible date convenient to both parties, but please note it may take up to 1 year to schedule based on availability.
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Lunch with Dr. Ben Bernanke Former United States Federal Reserve Chairman and Current Distinguished Fellow in Residence at the Brookings Institution in D.C.

Tue, 13 May 2014 2:31:00 PM EDT
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