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

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

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

On John Maynard Keynes’ 130th Birthday

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

Sundown: Boston Shuls Cancel Shabbat Services

Plus everything you need to know about Chechens

Wrong Move

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

Economist Paul Samuelson Dead at 94

“Smart, Jewish Keynesian” somehow succeeded

Israel’s ‘Tech Miracle’ Explained

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

Bibi Gets Good Economic News

On top of everything else that’s going right

Money Pit

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

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