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Janet Yellen, the U.S. Treasury Secretary, is planning to appoint a climate czar at the department who will be responsible for determining the effects of climate change on financial markets and promoting the necessary tax incentives to boost the use of renewable energy.
US Treasury to Appoint ‘Climate Czar’ to Advance Environmental Program
Janet Yellen, the U.S. Treasury Secretary, is planning to appoint a climate czar at the department who will be responsible for determining the effects of climate change on financial markets and promoting the necessary tax...
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin speaks as U.S. President Donald Trump looks on during the daily coronavirus task force briefing at the White House on April 21, 2020 in Washington, DC. Earlier in the day, the president met with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the Oval Office to discuss COVID-19 testing.
Rumors US Treasury at Odds With Trump Ban on Chinese Military Investment Are Unfounded: Mnuchin, Pompeo
Joint statements posted to Twitter on Dec. 18 by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo have denied claims that the U.S. Treasury Department is attempting to “water down” a November...
President Obama nominates Dr. Janet Yellen to succeed Ben Bernanke as Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve. Dr. Yellen has served in leadership positions at the Fed for more than a decade, including the last three years as Vice Chair. She also served previously as the Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers, and was a leading researcher in monetary economics at Harvard and Berkely. She has been tapped to serve as Treasury secretary by Joe Biden.
Biden’s Pick for Treasurer Opposed China Tech Restrictions
Democratic U.S. presidential contender Joe Biden intends to make former Federal Reserve chairwoman Janet Yellen his administration’s Secretary of the Treasury, The Wall Street Journal reports, citing “people familiar with the decision.” An economist by...