Contrary to prior consensus that Janet Yellen would be the new chair of the Federal Reserve, the front-runner now appears to be Larry Summers.

Given that this man is likely to hold the most powerful financial position in the world, Barclays has published an excellent summary of opinions Summers has voiced regarding various economic policy initiatives. The quotes span 1986 to 2013 and cover everything from quantitative easing to inflation to the labor market to financial regulation.

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