Mr. Ritholtz operates the financial blog ritholtz.com and is a commentator on CNBC and author of the “Apprenticed Investor” column at TheStreet.com.
Barry Ritholtz spoke about his book Bailout Nation: How Greed and Easy Money Corrupted Wall Street and Shook the World Economy (Wiley (May 26, 2009). He spoke on the origins of the severe decline in the national economy. Mr. Ritholtz chastised what he called the misguided philosophies of many players, including Federal Reserve chairmen, presidents, senators and Treasury secretaries. He responded to questions from members of the audience.
Mr. Ritholtz operates the financial blog ritholtz.com and is a commentator on CNBC and author of the “Apprenticed Investor” column at TheStreet.com. close
People in this video
Your purchase helps support C-SPAN
Click here to learn how
C-SPAN.org offers links to books featured on the C-SPAN networks to make it simpler for viewers to purchase them. C-SPAN has agreements with retailers that share a small percentage of your purchase price with our network. For example, as an Amazon Associate, C-SPAN earns money from your qualifying purchases. However, C-SPAN only receives this revenue if your book purchase is made using the links on this page.
Any revenue realized from this program goes into a general account to help fund C-SPAN operations.
Please note that questions regarding fulfillment, customer service, privacy policies, or issues relating to your book orders should be directed to the Webmaster or administrator of the specific bookseller's site and are their sole responsibility.
In Fed We Trust
David Wessel talked about his book In Fed We Trust: Ben Bernanke’s War on the Great Panic (Crown Business; August 4, 2009). In his…
Barry Ritholtz talked about his book, Bailout Nation: How Greed and Easy Money Corrupted Wall Street and Shook the World Economy (Wiley; May 26,…
Chairman Bernanke Remarks on the Economy
Ben Bernanke delivered remarks on the economic outlook at the Economic Club of New York. In his remarks he said that…
Thomas Woods argues that in order to correct our economic problems, it is necessary to shrink the size and power of the…