Bernanke's thinly-veiled chastising of China's currency policy was unusual in its bluntness,...

|By:, SA News Editor

Bernanke's thinly-veiled chastising of China's currency policy was unusual in its bluntness, highlighting not just the "unconventional" nature of U.S. monetary policy but also of Fed rhetoric. It also could lead to unintended consequences: provoking China, causing a currency war, and launching a round of foolish tariffs.