John Ydstie John Ydstie has covered the economy, Wall Street and the Federal Reserve for NPR for nearly three decades.
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Senate Committee To Consider Fischer For Fed's No. 2 Spot

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The Affordable Care Act could encourage people to start new businesses by solving an age-old problem: job lock. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Health Care Law Helps Entrepreneurs Quit Their Day Jobs

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February Jobs Numbers Give Some Economists Reason To Smile

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February Job Growth Beats Expectations; Jobless Rate Ticks Up

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Weather Expected To Effect February Jobs Report

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CBO Assesses Affordable Care Act's Economic Effects

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Meeting Minutes Show Human Side To Fiscal Crisis

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Jobs Report: Unemployment Ticks Down; Payrolls Tick Up

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January Unemployment Numbers Expected To Rebound

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Reining In Health Care Costs Key To Trimming Deficit

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Janet Yellen smiles as President Obama announces her nomination for Federal Reserve chairwoman on Oct. 9. Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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After Overcoming Early Obstacles, Yellen Assumes Fed's Top Job

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