Janet Yellen is sworn as Federal Reserve chair in Washington on Monday. Photo: AFPJanet Yellen is sworn as Federal Reserve chair in Washington on Monday. Photo: AFP
Janet Yellen is sworn as Federal Reserve chair in Washington on Monday. Photo: AFP

Janet Yellen sworn in as first woman to chair US Federal Reserve

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Janet Yellen is sworn as Federal Reserve chair in Washington on Monday. Photo: AFPJanet Yellen is sworn as Federal Reserve chair in Washington on Monday. Photo: AFP
Janet Yellen is sworn as Federal Reserve chair in Washington on Monday. Photo: AFP
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