People: Nellie Liang withdraws from Fed nomination; World Bank chief resigns

US Federal Reserve building

US: Nominee to the Federal Reserve board of governors Nellie Liang withdrew from the process on January 7.

“I have decided to withdraw my name from consideration to be a member of the board of governors of the Federal Reserve because the likelihood of a prolonged process could have left me in professional limbo for too long,” said Liang in a statement.

President Donald Trump had nominated Liang in September 2018 for the remainder of a 14-year term due to expire on January 31, 2024.

“I have

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: