Federal Intervention in Financial Markets

Participating by remote access from Chicago, Lawrence Officer talked about his op-ed, “Let Risk Taking Financial Institutions Fail,” which… read more

Participating by remote access from Chicago, Lawrence Officer talked about his op-ed, “Let Risk Taking Financial Institutions Fail,” which lays out the argument that the Congressional plan to intervene in financial markets was ill conceived and not needed. The op-ed makes the case that owners of mortgage-backed securities are the only ones who risk damage and banks greatly affected by holding that debt should file for bankruptcy. Professor Officer responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. close

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Federal Intervention in Financial Markets

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281525-6
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 01, 2008 | 8:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Oct 01, 2008 | 1:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Oct 01, 2008 | 8:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 01, 2008 | 1:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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