WASHINGTON — Stanley Fischer was sworn in as a member of the Federal Reserve Board on Wednesday.

Fischer, a renowned economist and a former governor of the Bank of Israel, took the oath administered by Fed Chair Janet Yellen in the central bank's special library.

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