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Stanley Fischer Confirmed to Federal Reserve

Former Israel Central Bank chief will likely become next vice chair of the Fed

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Stanley Fischer’s Fed Nod; Iran and Russia’s Deal

Plus Dieudonne fans hack French pro-Israel sites, and more in the news

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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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Report: Stanley Fischer Will Be Next Fed Vice Chair

The American-Israeli economist’s name has been floated for other gigs

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Sundown: Immigration Takes Center Stage

Plus Bibi cartoonist apologies…for his bad timing

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Israel’s Central Bank Head to Retire

Stanley Fischer is widely credited with keeping Israel’s economy afloat

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Krugman Dips His Toes in This Thing of Ours

NYT columnist praises Beinart, refers to Israeli ‘national suicide’

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Fischer For World Bank President?

Probably not; plus, a curious lacuna in the ranks of this position

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Sundown: The Post-Oslo Peace Process

Plus Palestinian hunger-striker gravely ill, the ‘Times of Israel,’ and more

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Daybreak: Bibi’s Plans

Plus new inspections and new sanctions, and more in the news

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Herzliya Diary

UPDATED: Israel’s central banker delivers a blunt warning to Israeli Arabs and the ultra-Orthodox: Get to work, or the state will be jeopardized

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Bibi Takes to Twitter to Implore China

How do you say ‘unacceptable nuclear red line’ in Mandarin?

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Sundown: Europe, Turkey Embargo Iran’s Oil

Plus Atlanta editor steps down, Braun steps up, and more

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Iran Foes Try to Coax China

Hope is that economic fears will prompt support for sanctions

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The Turkish Rivalry Heats Up

Does this mean Israel should apologize?

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Quite A Six Months We’ve Had!

That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll

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Israeli Central Banker DQ’d from IMF Job

In surprise, global fund exercises age rule against Stanley Fischer

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Israel’s Fischer Wouldn’t Not Accept IMF Gig

‘We’ll see what happens,’ he says as others sing his praises

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Fischer to the IMF: It Could Happen!

How Israel’s central banker would land the top job

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Who You Got on Next IMF Head?

Two Jews, including Israeli central banker, are in the running

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Davos Shabbos

Friday-night dinner with the machers in Switzerland

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Israeli Economy Eats Its Spinach

That’s why it’s doing well, says ex-Clinton adviser

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