Timothy Geithner

Tim Geithner, Ben Bernanke and Hank Paulson dealt a catastrophic blow to public faith in American institutions.
This week marks the 7th anniversary of the collapse of Lehman Brothers. The anniversary of this collapse, September 15th, is the day set aside to ridicule the people who warned of a second Great Depression if the Treasury Department didn't rescue the Wall Street banks.
In interviews with whistleblowers, many say that they didn't talk sooner because of their loyalty to the institutions they were a part of. Perhaps women, never being fully embraced by the institution, don't develop a deep loyalty, or perhaps only sip the Kool-Aid.
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Despite these criticisms, Geithner remains oddly passive in the notes. Such a strange commitment to inevitable defeat, untold
In "Stress Test," Geithner argued that the amount of mortgage fraud "deserved a more forceful enforcement response than the
But the implications of the IG report reach well beyond the Whale debacle, highlighting how much power the Fed's New York
At the conference Lew cast some bread upon the water -- announcing an extension of HAMP and related programs through 2016 -- and these crumbs were eagerly consumed by so-called housing advocates
Midway through Timothy Geithner’s Stress Test, the former treasury secretary describes a late-2008 conversation with the
Since the financial meltdown, the people who created the crisis have taken advantage of it and achieved "big things" -- especially big profits and bonuses.
But however the numbers work out, Summers' account of the administration's thinking on housing is simply not compatible with
Even if a bank had never officially employed Geithner, his attitudes and concerns clearly reflect those of the financial industry. This comes through in matters big and small.
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The only difference, of course, is that foreign attackers do not typically ask to be bailed out of losses with taxpayer money
The temptation to do nothing about climate change is strong because it is not sufficient to do something. Instead, we must do everything, meaning we need a holistic approach to addressing the problems and challenges associated with climate change.
The public's mood, despite years of attempts by most Republicans and many Democrats to placate them, is distinctly populist. And much of that populist sentiment is directed toward the financial institutions which have so badly damaged our economy.
Warren also wrote about Geithner in a memoir released in April, recalling a day he took her out to lunch: “Her [bailout] oversight
And Geithner is standing by that story, according to spokeswoman LeCompte, who told Politico and HuffPost: “Mr. Geithner’s