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Bernanke says U.S. needs faster growth

Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke addresses the National Association for Business Economics Policy Conference in Alexandria, Virginia March 26, 2012. The U.S. economy needs to grow more quickly if it is to produce enough jobs to bring down the unemployment rate, Bernanke said on Monday, tamping down expectations of a quick reversal of monetary easing. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke addresses the National Association for Business Economics Policy Conference in Alexandria, Virginia March 26, 2012. The U.S. economy needs to grow more quickly if it is to produce enough jobs to bring down...more

Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke addresses the National Association for Business Economics Policy Conference in Alexandria, Virginia March 26, 2012. The U.S. economy needs to grow more quickly if it is to produce enough jobs to bring down the unemployment rate, Bernanke said on Monday, tamping down expectations of a quick reversal of monetary easing. REUTERS/Gary Cameron
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U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke delivers remarks at a Federal Reserve Board-International Journal of Central Banking conference on "Central Banking: Before, During, and After the Crisis" at a hotel in Washington, March 23, 2012. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke delivers remarks at a Federal Reserve Board-International Journal of Central Banking conference on "Central Banking: Before, During, and After the Crisis" at a hotel in Washington, March 23, 2012....more

U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke delivers remarks at a Federal Reserve Board-International Journal of Central Banking conference on "Central Banking: Before, During, and After the Crisis" at a hotel in Washington, March 23, 2012. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
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