Janet Yellen

Yellen to push for global minimum tax rate on corporations

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Monday will make the case for a global minimum tax rate as she pushes President Biden's plan to increase levies on U.S. corporations in order to fund his $2.25 trillion spending proposal, according to Axios.

Yellen says women face many obstacles in economics careers

Janet Yellen, the first woman to head the Federal Reserve and the U.S. Treasury Department, says women seeking to pursue careers in economics face a number of obstacles from the way beginning economics courses are taught to overly aggressive questioning in college seminars.