There's More to Fear Than Fear

Zakaria, Fareed
February 2009
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);2/2/2009 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 153 Issue 5, p22
The author discusses the challenges for U.S. President Barack Obama during the U.S. financial crisis. Consumers' lack of access to credit is discussed. The author explains that banks are still not lending despite the fiscal stimulus and bank bailouts. The speed of the American political system to address the financial crisis is examined. The author comments on the need to rescue the American model to restore America's credibility and influence.


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