Tuesday Aug 26
Wall Street Journal
2008 Meltdown Was Worse Than Great Depression, Bernanke Says
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke , a prominent student of the Great Depression, contends that the 2008 financial crisis was actually worse than its 1930s counterpart.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
U.S. confident its $5 billion S&P lawsuit was not retaliation
The United States, which is suing Standard & Poor's for $5 billion over its credit ratings, said on Monday it is confident that documents the rating agency wants for its defense will not show that the lawsuit was filed in retaliation for a downgrade of the country's debt.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Capital Offenses: The Artwork of Stephen Barnwell
Through a series of reimagined banknotes, coupons, and stamps, Barnwell, in the manner of much activist art, appropriates the aesthetic of the establishment in order to comment on and critique it.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The Huffington Post
Mike Allen Has Some Fact-Free Smarm-Thoughts For Wesley Lowery
Politico's Chief White House correspondent Mike Allen introduces former U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner during the Politico Playbook Lunch at The Hamilton May 19, 2014 in Washington, D.C. In today's Politico Playbook -- presented by Chevron, Chevron is awesome, please let us know, Chevron, if there's any pending legislation we can help you ... (more)
Tue Aug 12, 2014
S&P demands unredacted versions of documents in U.S. fraud lawsuit
Standard and Poor's on Tuesday filed a motion demanding the United States and former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner produce unredacted versions of documents relating to the ratings agency's claim that the United States sued it in retaliation for downgrading government debt.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Coming Up: Tim Geithner at LMCEE- Sept. 15
The Center for Continuing Education in Mamaroneck will offer 140 classes this Fall, and will host a fundraiser on September 15 featuring Larchmont's former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Wall Street Didn't Win. Financial Reform Is Working.
Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner discusses his new book 'Stress Test, Reflections on Financial Crises' during the Politico Playbook Lunch at The Hamilton May 19, 2014 in Washington, D.C. For some critics, it's an article of faith that the Obama Administration's financial reforms were a sham, that the Too-Big-To-Fail banks that ... (more)