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Minneapolis Fed President Reignites Too Big To Fail Debate

Neel Kashkari, the President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, made headlines earlier this month by hosting a symposium in which he renewed charges that the nation’s top banks were “too big to fail”. 890 more words


Remembering that People are People

It is sometimes too easy to be jaded and cynical, and to write people off as merely a product of their affiliations and past lives. This especially applies to public figures and how we think about them. 882 more words


Central Banks Losing Control

From the Daily Reckoning


We can’t remember the last time we’ve seen such candor — in public, anyway — from a central banker. 623 more words


Break Up the Banks?

Yesterday’s surprising comments from the new president of Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, Neel Kashkari, deserve attention, not because he occupies a position of great power – he doesn’t – but rather because of who he is. 227 more words


Government Sachs

From AntiMedia, by Dan Wright

On Tuesday, Neel Kashkari, the former head of Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP), was named the next president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. 383 more words


Goldman's 4 horsemen of the Fed

Neel Kashkari, who oversaw TARP –the government’s bailout of big banks during the financial crisis — was named the next president and board governor of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve on Tuesday. 112 more words


Washington's Former Bailout Chief Gets Key Job At Federal Reserve

Neel Kashkari, who as a top U.S. Treasury official managed a key part of the banking and auto industry bailout during the financial crisis, was picked Tuesday to be the next president of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank. 367 more words