Tim Geithner

Do you remember anyone at Davos discussing how to avoid another Wall Street Crash of 2008, in past years? No. Or how can our "elite" bankers build a more stable financial infrastructure? No.
Protecting the American people from another devastating financial crash and the economic wreckage it causes begins with reflecting honestly about the past and trying to learn the right lessons.
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The upshot of Geithner's criticism, of course, is that what happens in the derivatives market has nothing to do with working
1) Policing bad banks: "The enforcement response we sought came way more slowly than would have been ideal ... and (inevitably
Lehman down, AIG up, Carmen Segarra out and a seemingly well-connected, three-peat winner, Goldman Sachs, motors on...
"We will implement smart, aggressive policies to reduce the number of preventable foreclosures by helping to reduce mortgage
The Obama administration did too little, too late, to help troubled homeowners, who faced plummeting home prices and the risk of foreclosure. The most important thing they can do is get Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to adopt principal reduction.
He also stresses that federal agencies like the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), which provides deposit insurance
Timothy Geithner's new book about the financial crisis, Stress Test, is basically an argument that the Wall Street bailout succeeded. That's hardly surprising, given that Geithner was in charge of the bailout when Treasury Secretary, and so has an inherit interest in telling the public it succeeded.
But the most illuminating way for an outsider to find the fault lines is often the post-mortem accounts that top officials
Timothy Geithner had some critical words for Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) in a new memoir reflecting upon his time as
Barofsky, the former Treasury Department special inspector general overseeing the Troubled Assets Relief Program (TARP), the
Mitt Romney's top economic adviser said Sunday that former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner is mistaken or just plain
Timothy Geithner says he offered to resign three months into his stint as Treasury secretary, and supposedly it was only