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financial bailout

Biting the hand that feeds you?

Sep 29, 2014
Former CEO of AIG Hank Greenberg is suing over the 2008 bailout.
Posted In: AIG, financial bailout

The aftertaste of bailouts

May 23, 2014
Geithner is spending a heck of a press tour defending his view. Is it working?
Posted In: Timothy Geithner, Great Recession, financial bailout

Buffett made $10 billion profit off financial crisis

Oct 9, 2013
The Oracle of Omaha's Berkshire Hathaway made a killing off investments in distressed companies.
Posted In: Warren Buffett, financial crisis, financial bailout

Giving credit to the government for the bailout

Jan 24, 2013
Alan Blinder, an economist and former vice chairman of the Federal Reserve, discusses why he thinks the government doesn't get enough credit for saving the U.S. economy from a much worse fate.
Posted In: bailout, financial bailout, TARP, stimulus, Federal Reserve

Plenty of alternative ideas for getting out of this mess

Oct 1, 2008
I'm looking forward to posting a few thoughts each day about the financial crisis. This is a trying time, but we will get through it. The...
Posted In: crisis, financial bailout

Revenge, rather than stopping the bleeding

Sep 29, 2008
Dr. Richard Peterson, a founder of MarketPsych, a hedge fund that makes investments based on neuro-economic research, just happened to be in our...
Posted In: Dr. Richard Peterson, financial bailout

Revenge, rather than stopping the bleeding

Sep 29, 2008
Dr. Richard Peterson, a founder of MarketPsych, a hedge fund that makes investments based on neuro-economic research, just happened to be in our...
Posted In: Dr. Richard Peterson, financial bailout