Fed’s 100th birthday: What’s to celebrate – the Great Recession?

Today the U.S. Federal Reserve has 100 candles to blow out on its birthday cake. Founded to prevent boom and bust economics, in its first century it’s faced many challenges – from double-digit inflation to near-depression. So on its anniversary, it seems the right time to ask – how is the FED actually doing? RT’s Marina Portnaya looks for the answer.

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