The Man Who Knew

The Man Who Knew

The Life and Times of Alan Greenspan

Book - 2016
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Traces the life and career of one of the most important economic statesmen of the modern era, describing the array of business and government positions that led to his chairmanship of the Federal Reserve and how the financial crisis of 2008 damaged his reputation.
Publisher: New York :, Penguin Press,, 2016
ISBN: 9781594204845
Branch Call Number: 332.11 G853m 2016
Characteristics: xv, 781 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm


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Jan 20, 2017

great read, very informative too

Aug 02, 2016

Ugh! Completely different take on this dude: recall he was fired by the most brilliant economist of our times, Michael Hudson, when Greenspan was at Chase, and that Greenspan, as a consultant for them, would later pronounce Continental healthy just a week or so before it became the largest bankrupt bank in US history back then! [Greenspan got the job at the Fed because when he was with Brown Brothers Harriman he proved his potential to follow orders, no matter how onerous.

Read Greenspan's Bubbles, by William Fleckenstein, and Greenspan's Fraud by Ravi Batra.
[Is there anybody around who doesn't understand that Mallaby is nothing but a CFR shill?]


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