Financial Derivatives and U.S. Economy

A Senate committee holds hearings today on the role of financial derivatives in the financial markets. Robert Pickel, who testified… read more

A Senate committee holds hearings today on the role of financial derivatives in the financial markets. Robert Pickel, who testified before the Senate Agriculture Committee following this program, talked about the complex financial instruments and how they’ve contributed to the current economic downturn. He responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. close

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Financial Derivatives and U.S. Economy

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C-SPAN Specials
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Oct 14, 2008

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  • Oct 14, 2008 | 9:06am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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