Alan Greenspan

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Despite rapid growth in wages, Trump should be concerned | Larry Elliott
This is as good as it gets for the president’s first term – labour shortages will fuel interest rates

Larry Elliott

04, Nov, 2018 @11:25 AM

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Our leap into the unknown threatens both Europe and the world economy
Alan Greenspan is not known for his pessimism about capitalism. But even the bullish former Fed chair recognises Brexit as a major threat

26, Jun, 2016 @6:00 AM

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Alan Greenspan owes America an apology | Dean Baker

Dean Baker: The former Fed chair is promoting his new book. He should admit his role in the housing crisis, not insult our intelligence

Dean Baker

28, Oct, 2013 @2:30 PM

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Recession culprits? Start with Alan Greenspan and Jean-Claude Trichet | Dean Baker

Dean Baker: The US Federal Reserve and European Central Bank heads played large roles in the crisis, yet they collect public pensions

Dean Baker

03, Jun, 2013 @2:45 PM

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Ben Bernanke: the Federal Reserve's self-effacing champion of regulation | Heidi Moore

Heidi Moore: The Fed chairman's press conference proved quietly historic as Bernanke aligned his legacy with the cause of banking reform

Heidi Moore

21, Mar, 2013 @11:30 AM

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How Do We Fix This Mess? by Robert Peston and Laurence Knight – review

Robert Peston's compelling account of global financial meltdown is essential reading, writes Peter Preston

Peter Preston

06, Oct, 2012 @11:05 PM

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Paul Ryan 'grew up on Ayn Rand'
Romney's running mate, along with Rush Limbaugh and Alan Greenspan, lapped up the works of the controversial writer

Jason Rodrigues

16, Aug, 2012 @5:48 PM

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How Ayn Rand became the new right's version of Marx | George Monbiot

George Monbiot: Her psychopathic ideas made billionaires feel like victims and turned millions of followers into their doormats

George Monbiot

05, Mar, 2012 @8:30 PM

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Who to blame for the Great Recession? So many big names are in the frame
Fred Goodwin lost his knighthood but the global financial crisis was not all his fault – and the list of those who erred is long

Larry Elliott, economics editor

03, Feb, 2012 @6:32 PM

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Alan Greenspan's ship of fools | Dean Baker

Dean Baker: The Fed's FOMC is supposed to steer the US economy to prosperity. As we now see, it was completely rudderless in 2006

Dean Baker

18, Jan, 2012 @4:42 PM

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Cannes showed how power has shifted to Beijing

The G20 summit proved that China has overtaken the west – and acquired some of its problems on the way

Larry Elliott, economics editor

06, Nov, 2011 @8:00 PM

Welcome to Britain, a haven for tax dodgers | Nick Cohen

Nick Cohen: The HM Revenue & Customs chief seems to think it's OK for financial big boys to skip paying their dues

Nick Cohen

22, Oct, 2011 @11:11 PM

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