TITLE

Neil Barofsky

PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
On Wall Street;Mar2013, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Neil Barofsky, former inspector General for TARP, is presented. Barofsky explained why he was reluctant at first to accept the role of special inspector general. When asked about the best approach to the 2008 financial crisis, Barofsky said that a link between policy goals and actions should have been considered by policymakers. He also offered some advice for advisors.
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85965779

 

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