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Janet Yellen Is Poised To Be the Third Jewish Fed Chair in a Row. Where Are the Anti-Semites?

Decades ago, her predecessor Eugene Meyer was targeted as a ‘moneylender’—but now Jews are celebrated for financial prowess

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Forget Brain Drain. The Truth Is Israel Gains When Talent Goes Abroad.

The much-deplored ‘escape of the brains’ has actually brought closer ties with Silicon Valley, India, and even Taiwan

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Meet the American Banker Who Helped Hitler Loot Jewish Gold—While Spying for the OSS

Thomas McKittrick, head of the Swiss-based Bank for International Settlements, was a key go-between for the Axis and the Allies

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On John Maynard Keynes’ 130th Birthday

A look at the economist’s troubling relationship with the Jews

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Sundown: Boston Shuls Cancel Shabbat Services

Plus everything you need to know about Chechens

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Wrong Move

The key to a lasting peace, argues Israeli Nobel Prize winner Robert Aumann, is not to insist on ‘peace now’

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Economist Paul Samuelson Dead at 94

“Smart, Jewish Keynesian” somehow succeeded

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Israel’s ‘Tech Miracle’ Explained

Credit the IDF, say authors of ‘Start-Up Nation’

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Bibi Gets Good Economic News

On top of everything else that’s going right

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Money Pit

Casualties be damned—the war in Gaza may be all about economics