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Geithner Summers

With Larry Summers' World Bank Bid in Trouble, Mexico Insists on Open Process

Robert Naiman | Posted 05.19.2012 | World
Robert Naiman

President Obama should ask Geithner for a completely new short list, one with three real candidates who all want the job, and all of whom can pass muster with the member countries of the World Bank.

Shahien Nasiripour

Geithner Calendar: Met Goldman's Blankfein More Often Than Pelosi, Reid, McConnell, Boehner (EXCLUSIVE) | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Scroll down for the interactive chart of Geithner's schedule Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner has met more often with Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blan...

A Trillion Dollars for the Banks: How About a Second Opinion?

Dean Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dean Baker

Given how much money Tim Geithner wants to spend -- putting it in the hands of the folks that brought on this economic crisis -- it would seem appropriate to first examine all the alternatives.

The Geithner-Summers Plan is Even Worse Than We Thought

Jeffrey Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jeffrey Sachs

Geithner and Summers tell us that their plan is the only option, but without a word of further explanation as to why. Let them explain to America why the other proposals are not being pursued.

Jeffrey Sachs: Obama's Bank Plan Could Rob The Taxpayer

Financial Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

T he Geithner-Summers plan, officially called the public/private investment programme, is a thinly veiled attempt to transfer up to hundreds of bill...

Thomas B. Edsall

Between A Rock And A Hard Place | Thomas B. Edsall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The decision by the Bush and Obama administrations to use taxpayer money to prop up troubled financial institutions has produced a growing populist ou...